Display Project With Six Different Types Of Texture This Wall Shelf Is Sure To Challenge Your Joinery And Machining Skills As Well As Your Texturing Skills
Display project with six different types of texture this wall shelf is sure to challenge your joinery and machining skills as well as your texturing skills is article about Magazine bookmarked by jon with ID 14002925782 was uploaded on 15-01-2019 and has been viewed 240,648 times.
Build a Textured Wall Shelf Photos by Rob Brown; Illustration by James Provost This is as much a functional shelf in an entranceway, holding keys and mail, purses and wallets, as it is a piece of art for people to enjoy.
Depending on the situation, the texture of this wall shelf will be something the owners and guests quickly enjoy in passing, or slowly, in a more focused way.As an added benefit, the undulating surfaces come alive in the right light.
Wood selection is importantI had a large plank of 8/4 African mahogany on hand, so I used it for this project, but there are many other woods that accept texture very well.If you're not sure what will work nicely, I suggest grabbing a small piece of the species in question and do some texturing on it.
You will have your answer quite quickly.Break out all the material and glue up the top.You may also have to glue up the support bracket.Dress the top and back rail to finished size, but keep the support bracket oversize for now.
Draw the curved shape on the end of the top, as well as the location for the back rail.I placed...