Modern Wood Wall Art
Step by Step Instructions
1Sand all the wood and remove dust from surface using the tack cloth.
2Spread out the old sheet or drop cloth and place the wood on it.
3Stain half of the wood pieces with one color stain and half the pieces with the other color stain. Remove excess stain with paper towels. Allow to dry.
4Spread out the dowel rods on old sheet or drop cloth.
5Using a sweeping motion, spray-paint the dowels with multiple thin coats of paint. Allow to dry.
6Lay out the wood blocks facedown on a clean dry surface.
7Lay five vertical dowels on the back of the blocks at varied heights and affix with the brad nailer to the back of the wooden blocks.
8Lay the four horizontal dowels at varied places on the back of the wood art.
9Measure and cut the horizontal pieces to fit between the vertical dowels and affix with the brad nailer.
10Hang on the wall with picture-hanging hooks and enjoy!
What You Need
Varathane Wood Stain
Rust-Oleum Specialty Metallic Spray Paint
11 Pieces of Wood:
7 1/4" x 1" x 8"
14" x 1" x 8"
8" x 1" x 8"
17" x 1"x 6"
13" x 1"x 6"
18" x 1"x 6"
5" 1" x 4"
18 1/2" x 1" x 4"
16" x 1" x 4"
3 1/2" x 1" x 4"
9" x 1" x 4"
(9) 3/8" Dowel Rods
Tack Cloth
Mitre Saw
Brad Nailer
2 Picture-Hanging Hooks
Paper Towels