June 4, 2008
…Steel wool (gives a bright matte finish)
Abrasive blocks such as Garryflex abrasive cleaner
Various mops, brushes and papers
It tends to be best to get the piece completed and polished before the matte finish is applied.
Note that matte finishes get dirty quickly (especially frosting). They can also wear off with repeated rubbing (e.g., rings will eventually become shiny).
(Untitled by Dusanka Vujovic – seen in International Art Treasures Web Magazine)