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Project by H Reynolds posted 02-10-2010 03:47 PM 2231 views 12 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is another Prairie Style lamp made of Padouk and Douglas Fir along with Spectrum dark blue
and Spectrum Spirit Murano stained glass. It has four candleabra sockets, one bulb in the stem.
My inspiration was Frank Lloyd Wright and his Robie House near Chicago.

-- H





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richgreer

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#1 posted 02-10-2010 04:24 PM

WOW – This may be your best lamp yet. I can’t help but notice the stained glass in the window behind the lamp. That looks FLW inspired also. You must have a FLW inspired house.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#2 posted 02-10-2010 05:06 PM

This an amazing prairie lamp a great build and beautiful project. Maybe you would consider doing a blog on how you built this great lamp.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 02-10-2010 06:55 PM

Overall the lamp is excellent. Every element complements the others so beautifully and harmoniously that it has a calming effect, almost Zen-like. Lovely. Thanks for sharing…........

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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CKM

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#4 posted 02-10-2010 09:23 PM

I really like this one a lot. Nice design and work.

CKM

-- CKM - Minnesota

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#5 posted 02-10-2010 09:41 PM

Very nice. Love the coloring (wood vs. glass).

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#6 posted 02-10-2010 11:05 PM

dang nice lamp. sweet glass wok also.

-- Lance, southwest Missouri, cmkld@yahoo.com

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#7 posted 02-11-2010 02:57 AM

I love your work…very cool!

-- Jim, Nebraska

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#8 posted 02-11-2010 03:44 AM

Very impressive lamp. Beautiful work. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Gunny66

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#9 posted 02-11-2010 04:08 AM

outstanding!!!!

-- John Madison Wi Be safe

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