Rustic tray

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Project by Houtje posted 05-17-2010 03:35 PM 1379 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some small pieces left from a pallet.
I kept the wood rough and let it look old by adulterate
the acrylic grey painted. And sanding it with 60 grit sandpaper.
The paint wasn’t dry yet.Then you get that old look.
Put some zinc on the corners and the you have your rustic tray.

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#1 posted 05-17-2010 03:52 PM


-- 'Humility is a duty in great ones, as well as in idiots'--Jeremy Taylor

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#2 posted 05-17-2010 04:19 PM

Great job Houtje. Very artistic.


-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#3 posted 05-17-2010 07:54 PM

Super cool, nice idea, amazing that a old pallet can bet back to life like that.

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 05-18-2010 07:30 PM

Very nice! I really like rustic stuff like this! :)

-- Frank, Mississippi, Original Bentwood Rings -

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#5 posted 05-19-2010 03:38 AM

100% rustic

-- Custom furniture

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