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Project

Dog Dining Station

Materials

  • Wooden stool
  • Compass
  • Drill, with a 3/16-inch bit
  • Jigsaw
  • Primer
  • Paint, in two colors
  • Paintbrush
  • Protective rubber
  • Heavy card stock
  • Spray adhesive
  • Stencil brush

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Measure your dog's leg from his paw to his withers. Cut the stool down to that size. Draw two 4 1/2-inch circles with the compass on the face of the stool. Drill a small hole near the perimeter of the circle. Using the jigsaw, set the blade into the hole and cut along the line, repeating for the other circle.

  2. Step 2

    Prime and paint the stool. Allow to dry. Affix protective rubber to the feet of the stool.

  3. Step 3

    Create a stencil out of heavy card stock by drawing the letters of your pet's name and cutting them out, or use a design of your choice. Spray the back of the card stock with spray adhesive and set the stencil in place. Dip your stencil brush into a different color paint than previously used, and gently pounce the brush all along the stencil. Peel it off right away.

Source
The Martha Stewart Show

Reviews (1)

  • Assuntpo 2 May, 2008

    Dog... or cat!!! ;)