Prairie Wall Sconce

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Project by H Reynolds posted 1669 days ago 2943 views 22 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a wooden version of a Frank Lloyd Wright design done with metal. It is cherry with stained glass
and a globe from a common ceiling light fixture.

-- H

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#1 posted 1669 days ago

Looks elegant, stylist, and exceptionally exclusive….(what the heck I’m talking).
It’s just beautiful – excellent craftsman.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 1669 days ago

just love it, very nice looking.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#3 posted 1669 days ago

I like this fixture with the stained glass.

Did you play around with various globes, or just go with what you had/found? Wondering how that might change the appearance?

Question: How do you change the light bulb? It looks like the globe is securely in-place. Is there an access panel on the top, or can we not see that the globe comes off?

Did you just make one of these, or do you have a matching pair/set?

Nice job!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#4 posted 1669 days ago

That is gorgeous!

-- Todd Helmkamp,

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#5 posted 1669 days ago

I really like the look of this. I could see something like that also as a porch light.

-- Jim, Nebraska

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#6 posted 1669 days ago

Another great light so well done

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 1669 days ago

The structural elements of this piece are nicely balanced. The light panels on the top really give it a lighter feeling. I looked at your gallery and greatly admire your work and imagination. Of course, it also takes a bit of talent to transform those mental images into a physical piece. Your workmanship is excellent. Here’s a high five from me…......

-- cathyb, Hawaii,

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#8 posted 1669 days ago


I am going to be attempting some sconces for our renovation soon and this gives me some confidence.

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Kent Shepherd

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#9 posted 1669 days ago

Really nice work


-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#10 posted 1668 days ago

nice light well done

-- of all the things Ive lost in life i miss my mind the most

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