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Make a rug from wood!
Turn painted scrap wood into a flexible wood rug that looks like art!

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  • How to make a mat/rug. Abstract Wood Rug - Step 1
    Step 1

    Americana Decor Outdoor Living Paint
    E-6000 Glue
    Heavy canvas or denim
    1/4" plywood the size you want your rug
    Heavy canvas or denim a bit bigger than the plywood

  • How to make a mat/rug. Abstract Wood Rug - Step 2
    Step 2

    1. Paint colorful stripes on the plywood
    2. Using cardboard rectangles, spread more color over the stripes
    3. When dry, draw a 2" x 2" grid on the back of the plywood
    4. & 5. Cut out the squares with a jigsaw
    *Sand the edges if you need to
    6. Using a generous amount of E-6000, glue them to the canvas
    *Trim the canvas if necessary

  • Step 3

    Watch how to make it here!

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