Home Depot Virtual Party

DIY Bottle Opener Game

 

*This post is sponsored by The Home Depot

 

Welcome to The Home Depot Virtual Party!! For today’s party, DIY bloggers created a customized version of this fun DIY Bottle Opener Game..

 

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On Saturday, June 10th, this project will be the featured build at Home Depot DIY Workshops across the nation. I know what you’re thinking…is there a class near me? Click HERE to find out! Also, you can click HERE to give your feedback on this and previous workshops!

 

If you’ve never attended a Home Depot Workshop, there are three types of Workshops—Do-it-Yourself (DIY), Do-it-Herself (DIH), and Kids—geared toward all ages and experience levels. The workshops are held at every store, and offer a variety of topics ranging from home repair to tool instruction, and even building home decor projects!! Not to mention they’re a great place to work on your skills and meet new friends who love to DIY!

 

The Home Depot Workshop Registration Link by Build Basic

 

Okay so without further ado, here’s how I customized my DIY Bottle Opener Game:

 

DIY Bottle Opener Game by Build Basic - Display Frame

 

I first cut the plywood backing to size. I had scrap leftover from another project so I opted to use 3/4-inch plywood for the backing and miter 1 x 3 boards for the frame pieces. To customize the project, I created a slatted pattern on the backing using paint sticks! I’ve never tried this before and didn’t know how to “plan” it out, so I just stained all the pieces and cut them as I went. Along the way I learned a few tricks that made it MUCH EASIER — which I’ll be sharing in a full tutorial next week! Lastly I added the bottle opener, screws, and the “points dividers” near the bottom for scoring.

What do you think? How would you customize this project?

 

DIY Bottle Opener Game by Build Basic - Display Frame

 

Want more customization ideas? Click below to see how the other virtual party bloggers customized their own DIY Bottle Opener Game! And don’t forget to register for your local DIY Bottle Opener Game DIY Workshop at Home Depot and then post your project using #DIYWorkshops!

 

 

*I acknowledge that The Home Depot is partnering with me to participate in this Workshops Program. As a part of the Program, I am receiving compensation in the form of products and services, for the purpose of promoting TheHome Depot. All expressed opinions and experiences are my own words. This post complies with the Word Of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) Ethics Code and applicable Federal Trade Commission guidelines.

 

 

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