Creative Woodworking #33: Aluminum + Wood = Awesome

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by dakremer posted 05-21-2012 09:02 PM 6321 reads 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 32: Unique set of Fish Coasters Part 33 of Creative Woodworking series Part 34: Remember the 80's and 90's???? (Coffee Table) »

Wood and aluminum benches by Hilla Shamia

Another interesting piece by Hilla Shamia is this cool take on a rocking horse…..

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

8 comments so far

View bobasaurus's profile


3452 posts in 3185 days

#1 posted 05-21-2012 10:27 PM

These are quite neat. I like how the molten aluminum pours into the cracks.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

View EPJartisan's profile


1118 posts in 3126 days

#2 posted 05-21-2012 11:02 PM

Wow.. I have never seen anything like that before. I love the way the molten aluminum burned the wood. Great post. thanks.

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

View woodlover's profile


32 posts in 3559 days

#3 posted 05-21-2012 11:56 PM

Awesome! These are very, very interesting. Great post.

-- Steve, Zanesville, OH

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

5950 posts in 3354 days

#4 posted 05-22-2012 02:25 AM

So different! So Cool! I like what you do!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View derosa's profile


1577 posts in 2836 days

#5 posted 05-22-2012 03:19 AM

What a really cool idea, saved for future reference.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

View Philip's profile


1277 posts in 2539 days

#6 posted 05-22-2012 04:33 AM

Fascinating. Just the think I’ve been thinking about…

-- I never finish anyth

View sillac's profile


644 posts in 2765 days

#7 posted 05-24-2012 05:05 AM

A video of making one of these would be fantastic. Great job, thanks for sharing.

-- Steve in Oregon,

View andyboy's profile


565 posts in 3274 days

#8 posted 05-24-2012 08:30 AM

Thanks for posting these mate. These are very cool!!

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.

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