Scrap Wood Heart

| | | |

scrapwoodheartcloseupI adore making things and always attempt to make most of our furniture.  At least the wood pieces.  This leaves a box or two or three or more of scraps.

So be still my beating heart, a scrap wood heart is born.

Scrap Wood Heart 

If you follow me you know one of my sayings is, “broken pieces mend stronger.”

And this heart has lots of wood glue.

This post contains affiliate links. I will make a commission for your purchase at no extra cost to you. This helps me maintain the website.  Thank you for your support. Think of it as a friend letting you know where I found a product I use, love or want.  Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

ScrapWoodHeartMakingI swept out the workshop and gathered the bits of trim outta the dust pan.  I glued them to a wood heart I cut out with the jigsaw.  This is by far my favorite wood glue!!!  I’ve made boxes WITHOUT nails using this wood glue!  And here!

I’ve found wood trim on Amazon!  Here’s a link to a collection to browse.

I’m torn about painting the heart…

or leaving it as is with different colors and tones of the wood scraps.

ScrapWoodHeartbut now I’m glad I did.  A little sanding and adding antiquing stain helped bring out the details.

Below are a few more items I made using scrap wood.

Scrap Wood Mantel

Cable Box

Autumn Leaf

Christmas Trees

Spindle Tree

Just because it’s getting close to that romantic holiday…

Valentines Wreath with pink beadsThis is the Valentine wreath that hung on our cabin two years ago.

Here’s the wreath this year.

Scrap Wood Heart SQ

 

Join the newsletter

Subscribe to get our DIY HelpLetter each Thursday. Plus grab your Interior Decorating Ideas e-book.

We won't send you spam. Unsubscribe at any time. Powered by ConvertKit

Similar Posts

One Comment

  1. I LOVE IT! What an awesome idea! I made one that is similar. Check it out @ lorislittlecountryfarmhouse.blogspot.com and tell me what you think! I’m loving your blog btw!
    Thanks,
    Lori

Leave a Reply