Folk Art

511 Ducks

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.  (more…)

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Folk Art

Lyon Heart

This piece is made on a salvaged wooden spool end with lots of beautiful old barbed wire, a heart cut from tin roofing, and a found "Lyon" locker plate. [caption id="attachment_666" align="alignnone" width="225"]Reclaimed wood with barbed wire, tin roofing, and a found locker plate. Reclaimed wood with barbed wire, tin roofing, and a found locker plate.[/caption] It was purchased by a Georgia woman at Finster Fest (more…)

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Folk Art

Oreo

[caption id="attachment_452" align="alignnone" width="300"]Oreo Oreo[/caption] 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. (more…)

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