15-yr-old’s shop class table stuns DIYers around the world — look closer and you’ll see why




A scarf, an ashtray, and a birdhouse-those are just three of the things I made my parents for Christmas and birthdays in arts and crafts classes growing up. But vocational classes can be a whole more creative if you think big.

Just ask this 15-year-old kid. When he signed up for a woodworking class in school, he decided to think outside the box… and build a table that would stand out from the crowd.

The result is brilliant and when the 15-year-old posted pictures of how he made it on Imgur, he was bombarded with tributes by impressed DIYers.

This really shows that when you put your imagination and creativity into a project, the possibilities are endless. Scroll down to see the project take shape!

1. It all starts with a simple wooden frame.

2. Then, he adds an inner frame.

3. You can’t have a table without legs.

4. The main parts are together, but the table is about to go through a transformation.

5. A natural stain really brings out the grain.

6. Now, it’s time to install the wiring. Here’s where things take a turn…

7. He installs a mirror and glues LED lights around the edges of the table.

8. Then, it’s time put the top back on.

9. Last but not least, a two-way mirror on top. This is how the finished table looks—unplugged. Now, it’s time to power it up.

10. Voilà—an infinity table!

11. The table can be lit in several different colors.

12. Cool, right?

13. Whatever you put on top endlessly repeats, giving the illusion of a portal to another world.

14. Of course, the table won a grand prize at school. What to say? This is an amazing table!

Impressive! Please share with anyone you know who would appreciate this awesome table!




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  1. Miss Deborah Ann Roberts says:

    You enjoy life have fun,fun,fun

  2. Laura says:

    I hope someday I can come and see this beautiful magnificent tree

  3. Beverly Skornik says:

    WOW!!!

  4. Eugenia Noriega says:

    That one is a very special Tree. I hope it lives 1000s of yes more.

  5. Ashwini N D Bobade says:

    It’s wonderful and wholesale.. Blessed grandson and grandma.. love

  6. William Haddad says:

    I was delighted with the quality of the colorization, made in this work, although I, I value the photos in BLACK AND WHITE, I cannot underestimate the work done..which brings us the original colors of the places and people…congratulations ….As an amateur photographer, I cannot look with respect and admiration…the work done…CONGRATULATIONS AND A STRONG HUG FROM BRAZIL…

  7. Ellie says:

    Beautiful work! Enjoy your beautiful home it’s too cold for me I live in the desert

  8. Anonymous says:

    …so instead of using photoshop to make a picture real, you use a real picture to make it look like photoshop.

  9. Toby Stanley says:

    I so enjoyed this superb feeling and thought invoking photographic collage!

    It would be interesting to know the story behind each captured image for their composition captures ones curiosity?

    I humbly thank you for allowing me the pleasure to view your unique works of artistic imagination.

  10. Anonymous says:

    I so enjoyed all of them.

  11. Dan Kemp says:

    I appreciate your photography very much and would love to visit your town.

  12. Anonymous says:

    ALL PICTURES ARE BEAUTIFUL, BUT THE # 16 IS PURE, INNOCENT AND PLAYFUL. LOVE IT !