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The Zibra Blog’s BEFORE AND AFTER Furniture Refinishing Podcast

This is the Zibra Blog's Before and After Podcast where we talk with furniture refinishing experts on how they find, select, repair, strip, sand, paint, protect and sell their refinished works of art.

Tracks

Celebrating 200 Episodes!
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63:44 11/30/2022
The Challenge of Avoiding Burnout
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56:06 11/23/2022
Broadening Your Skills and Friendships
Diane of Art to Di For guests hosts and introduces her friend and fellow decorative painter Lori Wilson of Wilson Decorative Solutions.  They discuss the art of decorative painting and how it can broaden your skills as a furniture refinisher and increase your friendships.  Also included in conversation is about an upcoming event hosted by the International Decorative Artisans League.
39:17 11/16/2022
Handpainting Florals on Furniture
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45:27 11/09/2022
Selling and Marketing Your Pieces in Today's Economy
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63:00 11/02/2022
Understanding the Grasscloth Technique
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32:54 10/26/2022
Utilizing a Dust Collecting System in Your Studio
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30:05 10/19/2022
Decorative Faux Art Plus a New Segment "Uncovering Art"
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44:37 10/12/2022
Reupholstery and Refinishing
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62:04 10/05/2022
Choosing and Using Bold Colors
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59:14 09/28/2022
How To Develop Your Own Painting Techniques.
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48:32 09/21/2022
Choosing Your Pieces and Making Them Unique!
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29:43 09/14/2022
PopCast! Sand Like an Expert!
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11:03 09/07/2022
Choosing Your Hardware
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52:00 08/31/2022
Instagram: Reels vs. Stills
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54:04 08/24/2022
Refinishers discuss Instagrams emphasis on videos vs. photos.
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62:08 08/17/2022
Knowing The Right Type Of Paint For The Specific Finish You What To Achieve.
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48:31 08/10/2022
How To Discover The History Of Your Furniture Pieces.
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57:32 08/03/2022
How to Achieve Beautiful Wood Finishes!
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69:32 07/27/2022
Pricing Your Pieces To Make Good Margin!
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56:15 07/20/2022
Differences in Furniture Design and Home Design
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57:17 07/13/2022
Safety in the Furniture Refinishing Studio
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64:52 07/07/2022
Starting and Owning a Retail Shop
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44:33 06/29/2022
Getting Recognized by Local Media for Furniture Finishing Accomplishments
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42:04 06/22/2022
Highlighting and Protecting Wood in Your Pieces
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52:24 06/15/2022
Turning Ugly Duckling Furniture into Beautiful Swans
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42:41 06/08/2022
How to Assess Furniture Pieces for Structural Issues Before Buying.
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64:10 06/01/2022
Negotiating Pricing When Buying & Selling
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61:51 05/25/2022
Do's and Don'ts for Refinishing Mid-Century Modern Furniture.
We invite you to contribute to our podcast (click below):Refinishing TipAccolades to Another RefinisherBeginner's Bucket QuestionIf This Piece Could Talk---------------------------------------------Danielle and Evan Potter with Potter ReBarn share tips on the "do's and don'ts" in refinishing MCM pieces, plus the chat about their award winning MCM piece in Zibra's International Golden Brush Awards.---------------------------------------------Introduction to Danielle and Evan:   • Where they lives, their studio and business   • Chats about prices in her area   • Share about their venture in redoing a Farmhouse   • Winner of Best New Artist 2020 in GBAsWinner of the MCM category in Zibra's International Golden Brush Awards:   • Describes their MCM piece   • Shares how they imagined the piece refinished   • Discuses their design choices   • Fun in staging and photography this pieceDanielle and Evan share tips and the do's and don'ts when doing MCMs:   • MCM is in high demand   • What to expect in pricing for MCM pieces   • Do not be in a rush to finish   • Should you paint a MCM piece   • Repairing wood that is damaged   • Don't use chippy paint or distress   • Why they didn't sell piece but kept it---------------------------------------------Refinishing Tip: "Drawers that rub"  Kristi with Chalk It Up!, LLCZibra Flip Update: It's underway! Jen Talley with Perfectly Imperfect FurnitureWorking on their Ugly Ducklings:     •  Melissa with Ship's Furniture Flips   •  Summer with Pinewood Charm   •  Nicole with Prairie Vintage Charm   •  Amy with Weed Patch StudioBeginner's Bucket: Maggie and Nate from Silo Design answers the question, "How has selecting furniture to refinish changed for experienced refinishers?"
46:50 05/18/2022
How to Achieve Award Winning Dramatic Makeovers!
We invite you to contribute to our podcast (click below):Refinishing TipAccolades to Another RefinisherBeginner's Bucket QuestionIf This Piece Could Talk---------------------------------------------Jess Randall with Refreshed by Jess chats on how to create award winning dramatic makeovers, plus she shares about here winning piece in the Golden Brush Awards.---------------------------------------------Introduction to Jess:   • Where she lives, her studio and business   • Chats about prices in her area   • First Zibra Flip WinnerWinner of the Dramatic Makeover category in Zibra's International Golden Brush Awards:   • Tells where she found her piece   • Describes her piece   • Shares how she goes through her design process   • Discuses the paint colors she choseJess shares how to create dramatic makeovers:   • Choosing those pieces that need a makeover   • Don't compare your work to others   • Drama is in the eye of the artist   • Envisioning drama into your piece   • Ask for feedback from friends   • Where inspiration comes from---------------------------------------------Refinishing Tip: "Work with what you have"  Connie with Faff DesignsZibra Flip Update: It's underway! Jen Talley with Perfectly Imperfect FurnitureWorking on their Ugly Ducklings:     • Kate with Kate's Reclaimed   • Tiff with Ugly Ducklings Recycled   • Erin with Crafts with Erin   • Nicole with Restorations Design Co.Accolades: Anja with Annoush Designs gives accolades to Christian with A Most Simple Home
41:23 05/11/2022