My children help me to make swings between two trees - http://vid.io/xva6
This pattern shows a 3D optical illusion of the zigzag wall lit by the sun. I used hard maple, black walnut and black cherry for this project. You may use other contrasting wood species. You need three types of wood: light wood (maple, hornbeam, birch), dark wood (padauk, walnut, sapele, purpleheart) and middle tone wood (movingui, cherry, oak).
Free woodworking tutorial "The Basics of making end grain cutting boards" - http://mtmwood.com/en/tutorial
Woodworking, making end grain cutting boards, chessboards, jewelry boxes, woodworking plans, etc. - http://mtmwood.com/en/
My children - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBhdoEqUakT7mj6jIQ8bahg mineral oil 3d effect diy