3 Easy Steps To Build Your DIY Bookshelf Craft Table

Bookshelf Craft Table
Bookshelf Craft Table

With two small bookshelves as table legs, a thick board for the working surface, and a little paint, you can build yourself a craft table.

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05/15/2022 01:01 am GMT

This quick and simple project will provide you ample, easy-access storage for all your supplies. The wider tabletop and elevated height make work easier and they certainly allow more space for you to move around!

DIY Bookshelf Craft Table

Arts and crafts, small construction projects – what would you use this table for?

Materials Needed to Create Your DIY Bookshelf Craft Table

You’ll need these materials:

  • 2 Shelves – to serve as table legs
  • Wood – for tabletop
  • Wood Conditioner
  • Wood Stain & Polyurethane
  • Screws

And these tools:

  • Saw
  • Paintbrush
  • Drill

How to build your own DIY Bookshelf Craft Table

Gather the materials

All you need is 2 exact same-sized shelves that will match your stained tabletop.

Use wood stain, wood conditioner & Polyurethane for the tabletop

To stain your tabletop, apply the wood stain, wood conditioner, and polyurethane.

Screw the tabletop to both shelves

To ensure stability, screw your tabletop to both shelves.

Thanks to NashvillePug for this great project. You can get the step-by-step instructions here

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