Tag Archives: Swirls

A new cabinet door

If you missed my post about creating new drawer fronts please find it here.

A matching cabinet door

I’ve finished the drawer fronts and I designed a matching cabinet door. The whole thing looks like this:

Cabinet door and drawers.

Cabinet door and drawers.

And a detailed photo of the center of the cabinet door:

Roses in the center of the cabinet door.

Roses in the center of the cabinet door.

Milling a drawer front

New drawer fronts

I decided to make new fronts for the drawers in my home office using my ShapeOko. This is my first real attempt to use v-bit carving for a larger piece. The finished drawer front is going to look something like this:

Drawer front with swirls.

Drawer front with swirls.

For this particular project I’ve used pine and a 60 degree v-bit. Here’s a video of the process:

And a photo of the finished product:

Finished drawer front.

Finished drawer front.

Now I just need four more to complete the drawers. 🙂

The finished project.