Thursday, July 17, 2014
DIY Montessori Pink Tower
My husband made these for us on a Saturday afternoon. He used a scrap 4x4 that we had left over from building our house. The pink tower is made up of ascending cubes, 1cm x 1cm x 1cm up to 10cm x 10cm x 10cm. He used a combination of the table saw and the mitre saw to cut them to the right size and then sanded them.
The hardest part of this is cutting and sanding the 1 cm and 2 cm blocks. They are so tiny!
Our 'pink' tower is still the natural wood color. I think we will paint it someday, but I really like the way the raw wood looks.
Our next project will be to make the brown stairs.