Scrap Wood Wall Art

  • Advertise with us
Project by fixthisbuildthat posted 06-27-2015 09:28 PM 1465 views 6 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Need a project to build with all those offcuts? After building a large project out of cedar I had a lot of scrap left and here is what I built.

It’s made completely out of cedar (other than the 3/4” ply backerboard) and I finished it with a combination of spirits, BLO, and spar urethane.

If you want to see some tips on aligning the pieces and picking the right dimensions to make it easy they you can check out the full tutorial on blog at:

Hope this gives you some inspiration for a piece for your house!


-- - Projects, Plans, and Tools

4 comments so far

View crashman's profile


124 posts in 1770 days

#1 posted 06-28-2015 02:13 PM

I like this, a lot. Simple but very effective. I will put one of these on my bucket list, because I certainly have an abundance of scraps….................Jack

-- Jack R. Ellis

View fixthisbuildthat's profile


46 posts in 612 days

#2 posted 06-28-2015 10:47 PM

Thanks, Jack! So easy and the wife really digs it!

-- - Projects, Plans, and Tools

View majuvla's profile


8750 posts in 2292 days

#3 posted 06-29-2015 04:51 AM

What you need more of wood art – I like it very much. Some good idea for my scraps. I could make ten of them, how much sraps I collected already.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Josh's profile


1201 posts in 1994 days

#4 posted 07-05-2015 01:38 AM

Brad, this is great. Thanks for being awesome. I am working on one with end-grain beetle-kill wood.

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics