I made a holiday ornament from pallet wood using simple tools.
Miter Saw: http://amzn.to/1NsInPF
Blick ReadyCut: http://www.dickblick.com/products/bli…
Block Cutting Tool: http://amzn.to/1QhNAQu
Contact Cement: http://amzn.to/1m1yLnK
This is how I made a walnut and oak picture frame for my graduate school advisor. The frame holds a 5×7″ photo or matte.
Download a diagram of the dimensions here.
I made this elephant-shaped piggy bank out of a nice slab of walnut for my niece’s 1st birthday.
Elephant template is here.
I made a simple printing press for block printing. This press is cheap, easy to build, and uses an interesting mechanism.
Free pdf plans here.
How to Block Print
I made this 787 Dreamliner out of pallet wood for a Make-A-Wish Foundation fundraiser put on by MakersCare.org.
Informative Video: https://youtu.be/bvFVkbLIE9M
I made this lamp from some salvaged pallet wood.
Lamp Holder – http://amzn.to/1ECIO5D
Lamp Cord – http://amzn.to/1fpilSw
Old Timey Light Bulb – http://amzn.to/1Ll5Upo
PC-7 – http://amzn.to/1Ll5OxT
Tung Oil Finish – http://amzn.to/1FxWShi
I got a couple of pallets that someone was throwing away. I salvaged the wood and made this cool Chicago flag wall art. I think it turned out really cool!