Posted June 21, 2018

#RocklerPlywoodChallenge winners announced

Stunning designs using one sheet of plywood are top three winners.

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware, in partnership with The Modern Maker Podcast, has just announced winners of its #RocklerPlywoodChallenge.

Participants were asked to make something using one sheet of plywood, any type, and to then post their entry on Instagram using the hashtag #RocklerPlywoodChallenge.

The top three winners were “Modern Coffee Table” by OSODIY, “Bentwood Chair” by Sami Chi and “Standup Paddleboard” by PC Makes.

Chris Salomone, Mike Montgomery of Modern Builds and Ben Uyeda of HomeMade Modern – all of whom are key Rockler content partners - judged the entries.

Chris Salomone summed up the judges’ comments with, "I think I speak for Mike and Ben when I say we were absolutely floored by the quality and the quantity of participation that this challenge garnered. And when I think about the thought and execution that went into some of these projects, it blows my mind.”

“It’s as if every participant challenged themselves to transform a basic building material into a work of art,” says Nathan Ensminger, marketing manager at Rockler.

Ensminger adds, “Building something from a single sheet of plywood might sound simple, but the projects shared by the community were anything but basic.”

More information can be found about the challenge here: #RocklerPlywoodChallenge