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Patina 101: What is Metal Patina?


What is Patina? I get asked almost daily to define patina or describe what patinas are. The word has become such a catch word in the industry. We see all sorts of products being sold with “patina” finishes. So, I thought I should give you a little Patina 101 to get this blog rolling!   Patina is a chemical process that happens Read More

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Welcome to Our New Website!


Woo Hoo! It is finally up! It has been a long time coming and we could not be more thrilled to launch our new Raw Urth website! Thanks for checking it out and diving in deep enough to find the beginning of our blog! For now, the goal of the blog is to share the knowledge and experience we have gathered through the Read More