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Rotate the board ninety° and repeat those steps for the opposing traces. just remember to proceed the strains transparent to the sting of the plywood piece. those turns into very important after the 1st layer of paint. you currently have the sixty-four areas for the checkerboard. Paint Makes the sq. upload painter’s tape to the surface edges of the squares which protects the borders from the 1st paint colour. regularly, black and pink are the colours of the checkerboard, yet there isn't any cause you couldn’t decide upon various shades. I chosen black for the 1st layer. no matter what colour you choose upon, make the 1st layer the darker of the 2. follow the paint in a gentle coat relocating backward and forward at the board. whilst that coat is dry (you can pace it in addition to a hair dryer), upload a moment coat of a similar colour, brushing within the perpendicular path. This coat completes the 1st layer of paint. eliminate the tape from the borders. See these strains for the structure? Stretch the tape from finish to finish aligning it with the traces. follow tape to each different part as proven. Rotate the board and upload tape within the moment path to boot. Now you must get rid of the tape from any parts the place the tape is double layered. Align the rule of thumb or straightedge to the tape and use a software knife to chop the tape on all 4 facets of every sq. that should be got rid of. conscientiously peel away the tape to show the black painted floor under. each one sq. can be thicknesses of tape. as soon as the required parts are got rid of it's time to upload paint. For this residue you would like the second one colour and coats may be had to conceal the uncovered parts. start via brushing on one coat of paint relocating from best to backside. the second one coat can be utilized relocating backward and forward. This procedure offers higher assurance. After the second one layer is dry you could peel all last tape to reveal the painted checkerboard. to accomplish the portray it is very important practice tape round the periphery of the checkerboard. The tape may be the barrier that would restrict paint from touching the finished squares. I elected to color a 3rd colour — person who will exhibit favorably opposed to the oak of the body. you may as well choose to let the border to check the second one colour further to the checkerboard. degree and mark the sport board itself, utilizing the desk body as your advisor. to put out the checker grid itself, commence from the guts and degree out. It’s a lot more uncomplicated. After taping off the 1" border, a base coat of black paint is utilized to the total board. Tape is first caught down in a single path, skipping some other area. This development is repeated within the different path, then the tape is trimmed and got rid of the place doubled. coats of purple paint are then utilized over the entire uncovered squares. back exchange instructions among coats to conceal brush strokes. With the paint dry, the tape is got rid of, and the checkerboard trend is printed. I retaped the board so as to add a 3rd contrasting colour to the naked wooden border. to accomplish the desk I utilized a few coats of black paint to the bottom, then additional a best coat to guard the paint from scuffing.