-a piece of wood that is big enough to play magic on. Mine was approximately 29"x24" (which I cut in half to give me two 14.5"x24" sheets.
-access to a table saw: http://www.techshop.ws/take_classes.html?storeId=1&categoryId=25
-access to corel draw and a laser cutter: http://www.techshop.ws/take_classes.html?storeId=1&categoryId=10
-sharp pocket knife
-wood glue, clamps
Step 1: Get the board ready to cut
Step 2: Cut the boards to size on the table saw
All I did was cut the board on the line that we made in the last step. Now I have two boards that have the same dimensions.