Fortunately, for avid DIY mavens, anxious to tackle at home projects, the internet abounds with ideas, templates, video tutorials, and more. How about a shaker style bookcase, made from cherry wood? Certainly, sounds attractive. The shelving unit features adjustable shelves. Woodworking techniques are carefully outlined by the artisan via video. These techniques include the method used to create the shelves arch from scrap blocks. Also the clamping caul method used to clamp the panels flat. Also lining the bottom shelf and then gluing it to the toe kick to give it a more streamlined look. The artisan has also included a list of needed tools.
- Build a beautiful bookcase with an arched top by following this tutorial.
- You need wood and a few tools, which can be easily found online
- Techniques showcased include how to clamp planks together for a smooth finish and more.
“I showed a technique on how to line up the bottom shelf and glue it to the toe kick for a seamless look and feel.”