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  • How to Set Up a Spray Gun

    How to Set Up a Spray Gun

    Master woodworker George Vondriska provides step-by-step instructions on how to set up a spray gun to optimize its performance for your woodworking projects. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • How to Make Your Own Aerosol Spray

    How to Make Your Own Aerosol Spray

    Spraying a topcoat is a great method for applying a finish. But what about those times when you just need to touch up an area or spray a small part? Loading your spray gun is probably not a great solution. George Vondriska shows you a unique way to make your own aerosol spray delivery tool…

  • How to Clean a Spray Gun

    How to Clean a Spray Gun

    As with most shop tools, cleaning your spray gun properly will result in a successful, hassle-free wood crafts project experience. Master woodworker George Vondriska takes you step-by-step through the process of cleaning your spray gun after each use. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • How to Avoid Spray Gun Bounce-Back

    How to Avoid Spray Gun Bounce-Back

    The downside to most standard spray guns is that the bounce-back can be significant, sending excess finish airborne in your shop. Let George Vondriska show you why HVLP systems are the best way for the average woodworker to avoid spray gun bounce-back. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • How to Apply Flocking

    How to Apply Flocking

    Master woodworker George Vondriska provides tips on how to apply flocking to wood for your woodworking projects. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • Finish Application Tips

    Finish Application Tips

    Master woodworker George Vondriska provides tips on how to expertly apply finish to your woodworking projects. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • De-Whiskering Wood

    De-Whiskering Wood

    One of the problems with using water-based stains and finishes is that they tend to raise the grain on the wood surface, leaving it rough. George Vondriska shows a great way to avoid raising the grain by de-whiskering your wood before staining or finishing. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • Comparing Aerosol Can Nozzles

    Comparing Aerosol Can Nozzles

    When selecting an aerosol can to finish your woodworking project, pay special attention to the nozzle on the can. Many nozzles give you a choice for the spray pattern you’ll have, and George Vondriska shows why it’s important. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • Choosing a Brush for Your Top Coat

    Choosing a Brush for Your Top Coat

    You’ve spent a lot of time on your project getting it ready to finish, so why not finish it right? If you’re going to apply four layers of stains or top coat with a brush, it’s important to use the proper brush for the job. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

  • CA Glue as a Pen Finish

    CA Glue as a Pen Finish

    George Vondriska shows you how to use CA glue as a great alternative wood finish for the pens that you turn. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original.