Create an Eye-catching Sea Glass Coffee Table
Do you have a creative itch that you’re eager to scratch? A sea glass coffee table might be just the project you need to make. Making a sea glass coffee table is an easy and inexpensive way to transform your living space. Here’s how to do it:
The first step in making your sea glass coffee table is to gather the materials needed:
- A large sheet of glass (approx 3/8 inches thick)
- A glass saw or diamond tile saw
- Adhesive to attach sea glass to the glass
- Sea glass of various sizes
- Table legs for the base (4)
Cutting the Glass
Once you have your supplies, the next step is to cut the glass. Using a glass saw or diamond tile saw, cut the large sheet of glass to the desired size and shape. If you are not comfortable using a saw, you can leave this step to a professional glass-cutter.
Gluing the Sea Glass to the Glass
Now it’s time to glue the sea glass to the cut piece of glass. Use a strong adhesive such as epoxy or an industrial adhesive. Spread a thin layer of adhesive on the glass in a pattern of your choice, then begin laying sea glass in the adhesive. Alternate the size of glass pieces to create a unique design. Continue until the entire piece if glass is covered to your satisfaction.
Assembling the Table Legs
After you have finished gluing the sea glass to the glass, it’s time to assemble the table legs. Use the appropriate tools to attach the table legs to the pieces of glass.
Admiring Your One-of-a-Kind Table
Once the glass and legs are assembled, admire the results of all your hard work! You have created a beautiful, one-of-a-kind coffee table that will be a conversation-starter in your home.
Making a sea glass coffee table is an enjoyable and rewarding project that anyone can do. With a few supplies and some time to devote to the project, you can create an eye-catching piece that will last for years to come.