Adventures in flooring: Day 3

Day 3 was applying additional coats of the finishing compound. We aimed for as many as we could.

Here's what the floor looked like after the first application. There are plenty of dry spots: this was a thirsty floor!


Applying the final application. Quite a different look from the last photo!


Watching "paint" dry. After the amount of work that went into the floor this was a pleasure!


Here's our newly-finished floor!


Obligatory approval photo. Greg'R gives the nod:


Thanks for Day 3 goes to:

  • John Manestar
  • Adrian Jones
  • Matheus Olmedo
  • Devon Boorman
  • John Cobourne
  • John Gudlaugson
  • Jessie Ye
  • Adrian Jones
  • Walker Lunsford


Devon Boorman is the Co-Founder and Director of Academie Duello Centre for Swordplay, which has been active in Vancouver, Canada since 2004. Devon’s expertise centres on the Italian swordplay tradition including the arts of the Renaissance Italian rapier, sidesword, and longsword, as well as knife and unarmed techniques.
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