How do I paint this?

First and I need to figure out what type of wood is this? And do I need to sand it if I want to repaint a vanity table I bought that has a dark brown color paint on it, to a white color paint??
q how do i paint this


How do i make this into a vanity table??

I'd like to use this small desks wood to build a vanity table instead, can someone give me ideas on how to do it??
q how do i make this into a vanity table


Where could I buy thin wood strips?

Where could I buy thin wood strips?


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