HRMM Class: Wood Finishes - Varnish & Oil

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Name: HRMM Class: Wood Finishes - Varnish & Oil
Date: May 19, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
Website: www.hrmm.org
Event Description:
The Hudson River Maritime Museum has partnered with the sail freight schooner Apollonia to offer unique classes at the Riverport Wooden Boat School while the vessel is at the museum's docks undergoing restoration work for several weeks in May, 2018. 
 
Wood Finishes: Varnish & Oil

This course will discuss the various techniques of wood finishing and will include hands-on experience with varnishing spars for the Apollonia using traditional schooner varnish, as well as finishing wood blocks by boiling them in linseed oil and oiling mast hoops with rosewood oil.
Location:
86 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401
Date/Time Information:
Saturday & Sunday, May 19 & 20, 2018
8:30 am to 12:30 pm both days
Contact Information:
845.338.0071
Fees/Admission:
$190 for HRMM Members (Household level & above)
$225 for Non-Members

Students who take this AND the Ropework course on the same weekend will receive a discount. Contact education@hrmm.org for more information.
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