LumberJocks

Last of the Christmas gifts

  • Advertise with us
Project by BarbS posted 12-24-2009 10:24 PM 1057 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Last of the Christmas gifts
Last of the Christmas gifts No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

A set of salt and pepper shakers about 4” high, from apricot and an inset of Dymondwood (compressed, dyed veneers). They aren’t a perfect match, but I’m hoping they’ll be good enough to give family for Christmas! Watco oil finish; the salt/pepper kit is from Lee Valley Tools, a plastic vial to insert and an aluminum screw-on cap.
Wishing all the LumberJocks a Very Merry Christmas!!
-BarbS

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/





9 comments so far

View janice's profile

janice

1083 posts in 2112 days


#1 posted 12-24-2009 10:26 PM

Oh, those are nice.

-- Janice

View griff's profile

griff

1206 posts in 2448 days


#2 posted 12-24-2009 11:17 PM

Close enough match for me if no one else will except them. They look great barbs

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

View Karson's profile (online now)

Karson

34891 posts in 3087 days


#3 posted 12-24-2009 11:59 PM

Very nice Babs

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View a1Jim's profile (online now)

a1Jim

112298 posts in 2264 days


#4 posted 12-25-2009 12:04 AM

These are cool Barbs well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View scrappy's profile

scrappy

3505 posts in 2117 days


#5 posted 12-25-2009 06:36 AM

Very nice Barbs. I thought SALT and PEPER was supposed to be different so you could tell them apart. The diamond wood gives them an extra POP. I am sure the recipiant will love them.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

View BarbS's profile

BarbS

2434 posts in 2772 days


#6 posted 12-25-2009 07:10 AM

Thank you for the comments; Scrappy, one screw-on top has a single hole, the other has three small holes…to tell them apart. And I hope the recipient loves them!

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

View woodchic's profile

woodchic

831 posts in 2044 days


#7 posted 01-27-2010 04:49 AM

Very nice!

AKA…........Woodchic

-- Robin Renee'

View mcoyfrog's profile

mcoyfrog

3272 posts in 2281 days


#8 posted 03-30-2010 06:45 PM

Sweet

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View whiskeyturner's profile

whiskeyturner

92 posts in 1807 days


#9 posted 04-14-2010 03:46 AM

Great work…...I hope they were loved!

-- There is always an opportunity to learn. . . .Steve Mcgrady. . Sydney, Australia.

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase