painted marble Faux bois, painted wood finish.
african hard wood
Faux marble, painted marble finish
show room painted marble
painted wood

Traditional Finishes .

Traditional finishes are those that have been developed in the past, perfected, various secrets and innovations passed on over the generations.  Forgotten and rediscovered as fashion and economics dictated. More complex and time consuming they are usually reserved for special circumstances. Here are a few examples.