Arts and Crafts Shelves Woodworking Plan
Every home can use another shelf unit, whether you fill it with prized collectibles, photos and artwork,display pieces, or even books. And this sturdy, yet highly stylish, design from the Meier brothers,Christian and Robert, of Santa Cruz, California, fits nearly anywhere.As an added bonus, you'll learn the ins and outs of the loose tenon, a joinery method that involvesmaking mortises in two mating parts, then joining them with a third piece, the loose tenon. The namerefers to the fact that the tenon is made from a separate piece of wood instead of being shaped as anintegral part of a leg or rail. As you'll discover, loose tenons make rock-solid joints.
Measures approximately 34" tall, 30" wide and 10" deep.
WOOD Issue 140, March 2002