How to Make Mixed Media End Tables

Dan Faires shows how to make end tables using wood slices and plant stands.

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Dan creates two modern side tables with wooden tops and metal bases.
Mixed Media End Tables

Mixed Media End Tables

Materials and Tools:

round birch wood slice, from a local hobby store or garden center
round pre-made wooden tabletop, from a local hardware store
dark walnut stain
polyurethane
2 plant stands, from a local hardware store
drill with short screws
palm sander with 220-grit paper
wire clips and small screws

Instructions:

Sand the birch wood slice and wooden table top using 220-grit paper. Wipe away any dust, and apply dark walnut stain to just the pre-made tabletop. Wipe off excess stain, and allow time to dry. Apply polyurethane to both table tops. 

Mixed Media End Tables

Mixed Media End Tables

Attach the plant stands to the bottom of the table tops using wire clips and short screws. Flip right-side up, and place next to your sofa or any nook in your home.

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