When we last left the bookcases, all the woodworking was done (except the crown molding) and it was ready for priming and painting. Well, here’s a picture of the primed bookcases (shelves were primed in the basement):
And here are the bookcases after painting:
Follow the link to see the bookcases with all the shelves added…
As I mentioned previously, Laura wants a set of bookcases in the new house’s study. We decided to build these ourselves. Below is the initial start of the cases: several sheets of plywood have been ripped into lengths for the sides, tops, bottoms, and shelves.
The cases will have poplar frames covering the plywood to provide a nice trim look. Here’s a lot of that wood stacked on the workbench.
Read after the jump to see what we’ve done with that wood…