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Wood

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Cornhole Game

Steps:25
Materials
  • 1/2-inch birch-faced plywood
  • Two 2-by-4-by-8 lengths of lumber
  • Circular saw or table saw
  • 2-inch drywall screws
  • Measuring tape
  • Pencil
  • Compass
  • Drill
  • Jigsaw
  • Sandpaper
  • Clamp
  • 3/16-inch drill bit
  • 3/8-inch drill bit
  • 3/8-inch carriage bolts (with washers and wingnuts)
  • Palm sander
  • Tack cloth
  • Primer
  • Paintbrush
  • Paint in two contrasting colors
  • Smooth-surface paint rollers
  • Painters' tape
  • Polycrylic high-gloss sealant
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Birch Candles

Steps:3
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Wooden Seating Cards

Steps:3
Other Ideas:
Place cards, Seating cards
Show your ingrained sense of style with seating cards crafted from paper-thin wood veneer. These inexpensive sheets are pliable enough to fold and cut easily into delicate shapes; the elegant graining makes a distinctive canvas for calligraphy. We used craft punches to create maple and birch leaves.
Materials
  • One 8 1/2-by-11-inch sheet of two-ply foldable wood veneer in short grain
  • Utility knife
  • Ruler
  • Craft punch
  • Peel-and-stick glue dots
  • Red cedar for leaves (aspen and basswood also work well)
  • Bird's-eye maple
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Bamboo Fishing Pole

Steps:3
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