The bookcase and the shelf get their start

We build most of our things from scrap or leftovers or toss-offs and this is the case for this weeks projects - a side-table-like bookcase and a table still looking for its identity.

We pulled a matching set of aluminum-skinned ply off-cuts as a start for thinking about a table:

And the short-but-wide bookcase got its beginnings with some maso-skinned ply: