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Picket Shelf This project is easy to build and just as easy to modify with your own special touch.I used recycled 1" x 3" wood.The wood has a beautiful patina and is slightly distressed, which adds subtle character to this piece.
Prepare Your StockAll the parts in this project are based on dimensional 1" x 3" inch pine, available at any lumber yard.You'll need three 6' pieces.If you use recycled lumber clean it first with a stiff bristle brush to remove dirt that may damage your cutting tools.
Then sand to 120 grit.Wear a dust mask and safety glasses.If using new wood, you may want to do some light distressing at this point.You will need four pickets that are 31 1/2" long.Cut two pickets from one of the 6' pieces, and one picket from each of the other two 6' pieces.
You will have two 40" pieces left over; edge glue them together.ShapingChoose a shape for the slat tops from the samples provided, or design your own shape.Transfer the shape to a cardboard pattern, and then use that pattern to mark the shape on each slat.
If you have a band saw, cut all...