I made it at TechShop (www.techshop.com)!
I just took the Wood Shop Safety and Basic Use class at the TechShop in Menlo Park, and couldn't wait to get my hands sawdust-y. This project was very easy to build/make; perfect for a beginner like me!
Always be safe when using Wood Shop machines and tools.
Step 1: What I used
1) A board of oak that was: 3/4 of an inch thick, 7 inches wide, and 2 feet long
2) A table saw
3) Some wood glue
4) A brad gun
5) Some brads