This is a birthday card made for my Lady, Catherine who is a vegetarian cheese lover!
32 antique leather golf grips, shellacked and mounted on a salvaged wooden spool end with a 70s Ford truck hubcap and an oversized Indian head penny in the center. The piece is 36″ in diameter and is made on a salvaged wooden spool end. Other elements include a vinyl 33 lp and an upcycled saw … [Read more…]
A golf tee mandala on oak barnwood with an antique Burma Shave cap, complete with shaving instructions! Materials: Barn-found Burma Shave cap from Confluence. Oak barnwood from Finley farm, Cedar Grove, NC. Pine lath, 1920s, from Club Bl at Oval Dr, Durham. Golf tees found at Lake Winds, Rougemont, NC. I pick them up on … [Read more…]
Stealing the title from the Mike Doughty song- A golf tee mandala made from vintage reclaimed wood, found golf tees, Starbucks cap, and mason jar lid.
Vintage foosball guys on 1920s pine with a found “men” sign.
This piece was custom made for a loft in a former tobacco building in Downtown Durham for a space with a very unusual 60 degree corner. The building’s outer walls were built to match the city street angles.
This large wall art piece was custom made for a loft in a converted tobacco building in Downtown Durham.
Ducks made from 1920s pine beadboard, found casters, and Railroad Spike tips on 100+ year old oak barn flooring with 1920s pine lath frames. I like the tiny bit of pale green paint still clinging to the wood duck bodies. This is a batch of two ducks. Materials: Oak barn flooring from the Confluence site. … [Read more…]
I salvage a lot of old kitchen cabinets and as a result I end up with a lot of cabinet hardware. These guys look a lot like space invaders to me, but they also look a bit like the monkeys from the old barrel of monkeys.
I found these cool orange casters while salvaging in Durham and turned them into Ducks! I used rough-milled oak barn flooring for the background, the body is 1920s beadboard, and the beak is a railroad spike tip.