We are going to build Pens holder in a series of Back to school projects, because it is school time in Egypt.
this Pens\pencils Holder is 18 cm long , 8 cm wide , 5 cm thick .
I hope you'd like it.
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Step 1: Cut the Wood
Cut the wood to dimensions :
- 180 mm Long
- 80 mm wide
- 50 mm Thick
Step 2: Cut a 45 Degrees Chamfer
Now at 145 mm cut 45 degrees chamfer which is a nice and easy way to make it look better
Step 3: Lay Out Holes and Drill It
Mark holes for pens, pencils, Markers and Rulers
I used 10 mm bit for pens and pencils
16 mm forstner bit for markers
6 mm Bit for mortising for rulers
mark where you want to put your holes as you like
Step 4: Finish It
i was using mahogany so all I did was some coats of Boiled Linseed oil sanding it between each coat with 320 Grit sandpaper