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Project by lorilorena posted 03-29-2016 02:21 AM 758 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I made this light using Ken Burton’s book “Crafting Wooden Lamps”. The woods are bloodwood, and cocobolo. I ordered the glass corner block online and painted the design with glass paint. I cut some copper pipe and used ammonia for a patina to match the paint.

-- Lori - Meadow Vista, Ca.

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#1 posted 03-29-2016 11:58 AM

That looks great, nice work.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 03-29-2016 12:40 PM

You did a fantastic job with it for sure. Both of those woods are some of my very favorite to work with.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#3 posted 03-29-2016 03:16 PM

Nice. Would love to see it lit up.

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#4 posted 03-29-2016 10:58 PM

Beautiful! The Art Deco designer Erte would approve. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- Leafherder

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#5 posted 03-30-2016 12:03 AM

Great looking lamp—I really like the Art Deco design of it! I, too, would like to see it lit up!

-- Dean

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#6 posted 03-30-2016 11:27 AM

Very cool!!! Where did you get the glass pieces?

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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