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Custom Molding & Crackled Finish

Woodworkers usually strive for smooth, shimmering surfaces. However, you can achieve a unique look when you ahead the other direction. Here's a technique for applying paint that gives the appearance of age and well-loved years. It's a lot easier than it seems.