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Laying out with curved components and with mortise holes that need to correspond to curved parts needs a system to get the exact positioning; otherwise you can build twists and inaccuracies into frames like headboards and footboards. To ensure the accuracy we need, it is often best to create a template to work with. That way, the template enables the markings and shapes to be transferable and retains a record and pattern for future use. In this episode, the steps are laid out to ensure complete success.