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3 Small Gift Projects

You won't need any hardware to build the bookmark, pencil box, or coaster set on page 16. And you'll probably be able to find most of the wood you need for these projects in your scrap bin.

To finish the bookmark and the box, I wiped on a coat of General Finishes' Seal-a-Cell and then sprayed on a couple coats of lacquer. But for the coasters, I wanted a more water-resistant finish. So I applied three coats of polyurethane.

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