Waited 11 days—this is it! My DIY Nanoleaf Canvas is in its final position.
After placing the shadow box at 4 positions in my office, I am keeping it on the front of my desk. It displays best there and does not interfere with other devices or items.
Using a Philips Hue HDMI Sync Box, the color ambiance lights Respond to video, music, & games. The box can control up to 10 Philips Hue Color Lights [16 million colors] and can connect up to 4 HDMI devices. I have 3 connected: an Apple TV 4K, a Roku Ultra, and a Samsung Blu-Ray Player. The box then feeds the TV with a single HDMI cable.
Filling the top-center of the piece is a crystal turtle. It is translucent and reflective and makes the creation more unique and special. It fills a gap that would otherwise just be dark. Otherwise, the trellis top would be lost.
The multitude of colors give an interesting ambiance for my office/man-cave. It is a special place from which to podcast.
Built with cedar, with the back assembled with pocket screws and glue to connect the 4 boards. After connecting, I sanded using an orbital sander with 120 grit sandpaper. The sides are 1” x 2” cedar boards with 45° corners.