Lap Desk for Kids
Whether at home or on the road, kids will enjoy writing and drawing on this portable slant-top desk. It keeps their art supplies organized and handy whenever inspiration strikes!
Kids Lap desk
Here's a project sure to stir a youth to action in the shop. It features easy-to-make parts and super simple glue-and-screw butt joinery. Now team up with a youngster, as Managing Editor Marlen Kemmet did with his enthusiastic 8-year-old son, Carter, and build -- along with the project -- great memories.
Note: After preparing the parts as explained in the first section of this article, have your partner join forces to complete the machining and assembly starting with the section titled "Assemble the lap desk".
As a convenience to allow you to view this free woodworking plan before downloading it, we now offer a page-by-page review. If you like the plan, you'll find a Click here for a free downloadable plan link on the last page of the plan. The downloadable plan will have larger, easier to view illustrations than the online preview.
Need help downloading plans? For step-by-step instructions, use the link below.