Tag archive: Pettit

The Mystique of Varnish

Ask anyone who works on their wooden boat about varnish and you are likely to receive an opinionated dissertation on their technique for varnishing.  Getting a good varnish job is challenging, frustrating and rewarding all at the same time.  I like to say that varnishing is one part prep, one part technique and one part…

Pettit Photoshoot

Photography has been a big hobby for me over the years.  I naturally enjoy shooting wooden boats, but I also like many other types of photography including landscape, night, nature and other different specialties.  Last fall, I had the opportunity to do some product photography for one of my varnish and paint suppliers, Pettit Paint….