Why not a photo tutorial? Terrible light both last night and this morning. If things go according to plan, you should be able to click on it to see it full sized...
(Not sure what a tongue depressor is? It's a giant ice block stick:A very cheap and easy to find source of wood for making miniature furniture if you don't have a hobby or miniature shop nearby which stocks bass wood. Or any spare cash.)
While we're on the subject of working with wood, yesterday, while flicking through Home NZ, I came across this picture:and was intrigued to find, tucked in the credits, mention of a book called How to Construct Rietveld Furniture. Which, of course, I immediately looked up for its miniature possibilities.
A quick Google later, I discover someone has beaten me to it:
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