The prominent cross in Christianity symbolizes the crucifixion of Jesus Christ by the Romans. If you intend to make a cross for personal preferences, it is not very complicated and a simple DIY task that can be accomplished within a few minutes.


Here is what you will need to do:


Things you will need


  • Lumber wood, 2 pieces
  • Handsaw
  • Nails
  • Hammer
  • Rope or wood glue




  1. Cut the lumber into two pieces with the saw. Make sure they are flat and consistent. You can use rounded wood too if you prefer.


  1. Make one shorter than the other with the saw.


  1. Bind the two wood pieces together with a rope (or glue) to form the cross.


  1. Nail the cross with the hammer to make it joint firmly.


  1. If you prefer, apply wood polish over it to make the cross look professionally done.