Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Beveling to Create the Look
Since I never tried this type of pattern before, I found it a bit challenging on where to begin. I studied the pictures of the 'basket weave' projects from my friends Facebook pages until I felt comfortable in beginning my journey. I took a smooth Craftool Beveler (small to medium size) and carefully beveled the designated corners making sure to go deep in the corners. I then took a custom leaf liner that I commissioned from Clay Miller Tools. I used this tool in the corners to create the vertical lines coming away from the corners. Again, I went deep in the corner and tipped the tool away to create shorter lines away from the corner. If I have confused you, don't worry, I confused myself, but take a look at the photograph below.