Burled Juniper Log Floor Lamp #5: Completed Lamp

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Tim & Candy Hicks posted 05-27-2009 05:41 PM 1767 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 4: Turquoise inlay in the lamp Part 5 of Burled Juniper Log Floor Lamp series no next part

Here is the completed lamp it is

70” tall with the lamp shade

21×19 at the base

it weighs 60 lbs

The lamp shades are handmade. I do not make them a good friend of mine makes them for me. She does an excellent job.


6 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile


113148 posts in 2420 days

#1 posted 05-27-2009 05:44 PM

Well done

-- Custom furniture

View Mike Auclair's profile

Mike Auclair

20 posts in 2281 days

#2 posted 05-27-2009 05:59 PM

Forgive me for saying this but “gnarly dude, fur shur”

Great looking lamp, good job.

-- Measure it with a micrometer - Mark it with a piece of chalk - Cut it with an Axe

View HeirloomWoodworking's profile


236 posts in 2583 days

#3 posted 05-27-2009 06:02 PM

Wonderful piece of woodart!

Do you apply a finish to your juniper works or are they left natural. The wood you use in your projects is georgeous!

Great Job Candy. Thanks for sharing!
I am going to have to try my hand at the inlay techniques that I see used by many on this site.


-- Trevor Premer Head Termite and Servant to the Queen - Heirloom Woodworking

View Tim & Candy Hicks's profile

Tim & Candy Hicks

308 posts in 2553 days

#4 posted 05-27-2009 06:09 PM

Hey Trev

Yes we do use a finish. On this lamp we use satin polycrylic. It is clear with just a little bit of sheen and it leaves the colors all natural


View Dusty56's profile


11735 posts in 2531 days

#5 posted 05-27-2009 08:08 PM

You do such nice work : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile


15525 posts in 2519 days

#6 posted 05-28-2009 08:46 AM

That do look good!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics