Cut wood to desired size to create a base and a rectangular frame around it.
Sand wood in preparation for staining.
Use cloths to stain wood and allow time for the wood to dry.
Staining Cloths, Wood Stain
Attach all of the pieces of wood to each other.
Attach hardware to the sides of the tray.
Trace letters in the middle of the tray.
Engraving Bit, Rotary Tool
Pencil, Tracing Paper
Engrave the letters into the tray.
Rotary Tool, Engraving Bit