Walnut Table Lamp

  • Advertise with us
Project by Randy Price posted 02-24-2010 07:03 AM 2487 views 11 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut table lamp with rice paper shade which I designed and built. The dimensions are 15” h x 6 1/2” w x 6 1/2” d and it is illuminated by one 13 watt compact fluorescent bulb.




14 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile


116900 posts in 3479 days

#1 posted 02-24-2010 07:06 AM

A nice warm and classic lamp.

-- Custom furniture

View bill1352's profile


130 posts in 3023 days

#2 posted 02-24-2010 07:07 AM

i like it. simple and functional. great job

-- Keep Your Stick On The Ice

View woodworm's profile


14452 posts in 3492 days

#3 posted 02-24-2010 07:38 AM

Nice design. A little bit of Japanese influence, I think.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View Jason Tetterton's profile

Jason Tetterton

54 posts in 2924 days

#4 posted 02-24-2010 07:45 AM

Very nice, clean design.

-- Jason, Central Virginia

View jack's profile


45 posts in 3230 days

#5 posted 02-24-2010 02:24 PM

nice work. Where did you find rice paper?

-- All about wood..

View AaronK's profile


1500 posts in 3366 days

#6 posted 02-24-2010 02:28 PM

beautiful, as before. simple and tasteful.

View Damian Penney's profile

Damian Penney

1141 posts in 3893 days

#7 posted 02-24-2010 04:15 PM

Really nice, I think something like this will be next on my list of projects.

-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso

View RexMcKinnon's profile


2593 posts in 3097 days

#8 posted 02-24-2010 04:36 PM

Cool lamp. Nice design.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

View Jonathan's profile


2608 posts in 2952 days

#9 posted 02-24-2010 05:56 PM

Nice clean design with enough versatility to blend in with several different styles.

I think it works well in it’s current setting. Did you design it with that exact location in mind, or is that just how it turned out?

What sort of a switch does it have on it, or does it just plug into the wall?

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

View Jason's profile


659 posts in 3410 days

#10 posted 02-24-2010 06:13 PM

Great lamp Randy. That last picture really brings it home.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

View Cozmo35's profile


2200 posts in 2937 days

#11 posted 02-24-2010 07:05 PM

Nice lamp, but I REALLY like the table in the last picture!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

View Randy Price's profile

Randy Price

238 posts in 3402 days

#12 posted 02-24-2010 09:35 PM

Thanks for the comments. To answer some of your questions:

The lamp has an in-line switch.

The rice paper is from a lamp supply shop – I’m not where I can look it up right now.

The lamp was not designed for a particular location – I actually designed it to sell – it is now available at my web site Modern Homage

The last picture was in my living room – I just switched out the new lamp for an existing one for the picture.

The end table is one I bought, I did not make it.

Thanks again,



View jm82435's profile


1285 posts in 3644 days

#13 posted 02-25-2010 02:44 AM

Should go well with the sconces…

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

View Dusty56's profile


11819 posts in 3589 days

#14 posted 02-25-2010 04:09 AM

That’s a beautiful lamp !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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