Scrap wood pieces. Let’s build a rustic tray!
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Cut the scrap wood to size. Two for the base and two for the sides. I used my chop saw.
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I sanded the edges to smooth. This adds a worn rustic look.
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Let’s build the tray. Flip the tray upside down and line up the wood.
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Screw from the bottom to attach the four pieces of wood.
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Stain the wood tray. I used Ebony. Wipe on and allow to dry.
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This stain shows amazing wood grain.
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Dry and stained. Top and bottom. Let’s decorate the tray.
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This is a transfer. You apply by burnishing down with a wood tool. I cut it up and use parts.
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Remove the backing. Place gently. Rub down with the tool to adhere to the wood.
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When the transfer is added remove the backing. So pretty!
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Seal your tray. I used Satin Clear Coat from Dixie Belle. The Blue sponge is also from Dixie Belle.
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I attached vintage hardware to both sides of the tray. Screwing down into the wood.
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Complete!
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Such a great accent piece with a rustic vibe.
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The Top Drawer RVA
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