My tiny house under construction. It’s 12′ x 12′ x 12′ with a gambrel roof and tin siding. All salvaged materials. Salvage: Framing lumber- Antique 2 x 6 and 2 x 8 pine from a house on Club Bl, donated by Riverbank. Tin roof and siding- Salvaged at the Liner Shop, Cedar grove, NC. Thanks to Chip … [Read more…]
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…]
Vintage foosball guys on 1920s pine with a found “men” sign.
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.
A mosaic made of reclaimed wood on a salvaged wooden spool end banded with a metal brandy keg band.
A medium sized piece of folk art on a section of an antique pine door with safety deposit box keys, heart pine flooring tongues, allen wrenches, and a frame made out of poplar crib legs from the 1960s. A metal Oreo ad and an ornate switch plate sit in the center.
Another of my heart series with a cornbread mold cast heart on a pretty piece of 1920s pine baseboard with a guitar string wreath.
A dragonfly made from a curb-picked croquet stick and more insects out of chair legs and slats.