DIY Gift Idea: Make This Wood Cutting Board (in Under a Day!)

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A few weeks ago I took a woodworking class to familiarize myself with some new power tools. The class involved making a simple wood cutting board, much like this one. I was so excited with how mine turned out, and with how quick it was to make! Since it's the holidays and everyone could use a little help coming up with gift ideas, I'm sharing this DIY wood cutting board tutorial with you today. Continue Reading

How to Turn an Old Cupboard Door into a Serving Tray

We’ve seen a similar technique involving a picture frame, but this cupboard door turned serving tray is equally superb.

To make one, you’ll need:

  • an old cupboard door
  • black acrylic paint
  • black spray paint
  • white interior paint
  • 4 machine screws
  • 2 drawer pulls
  • 4 felt pads
  • wood filler
  • sandpaper
  • newspaper
  • pencil and hi-polymer (white eraser)
  • screw driver
  • small paint brushes
  • ruler
  • painter’s palette or paper plate

To see how to proceed, follow this jump. Continue Reading