How to build a coat rack.
A coat rack makes a great beginner project. They can be made any size you desire, and the designs you can carve on them is endless. This coat rack is carved with a bird and branch using a hand held rotary tool and a 5/16" carving bit.
|Make a jig, similar to this one to put on your drill press. This one is 10" by 14'" and the jig tapers from 2" down. This jig is used to hold the coat rack at the desired angle, on the drill press, so that all of your pegs will be at the same angle.|
|Draw your outline and design on your board.|