Floating Shelves with Birch Pillars

Floating Shelves with Birch Pillars

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 26th 2019

Combine a love for all things natural and modern with these floating birch shelves, painted with Americana Decor® Satin Enamels™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • craft or wood glue (optional)
    • screws
    • drill and drill bits
    • paintbrushes
    • large wooden plank
    • birch pillars



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Sand all of the wooden planks.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint two of the planks in Aubergine.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the other planks in Steel Blue.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Determine where to place the birch pillar and screw both into the top and bottom shelves. (Or glue them with a strong adhesive). Weigh down with an object while drying to allow it to set. Once completely dry, hang the shelves.
    8. Instruction #4