Accent Lamp

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Project by Lboy posted 07-10-2010 06:38 PM 1980 views 20 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

More firewood saved from the fire. Used Brazilian Cherry and Quartersawn oak and an old lap shade to create this little accent lamp.

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#1 posted 07-10-2010 07:59 PM


-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 07-10-2010 08:10 PM

Yes it is, I like it too!

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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#3 posted 07-10-2010 11:28 PM

I really like the look of this. Nice lines…

-- Jim, Nebraska

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#4 posted 07-11-2010 02:36 AM

Very nice design! Great way to use up those smaller pieces…

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 07-11-2010 09:48 PM

Very interesting design, I like it!

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#6 posted 07-12-2010 04:23 AM

“Brilliant” – pun intended!

Really nice use of the 2 woods and I love the design, kind of an Oriental look.

Thanks for the post,

-- Bob, --Silence & smile are two powerful tools. Smile is the way to solve many problems & Silence is the way to avoid many problems.

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#7 posted 07-12-2010 10:10 PM

Nice “save”! That is a great looking little lamp. Thanks for sharing this one.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#8 posted 07-17-2010 08:33 AM

That’s frigging awesome!

-- Bud, Central Square, NY,

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#9 posted 07-18-2010 11:08 AM

Beautiful lamp and nicely crafted. I love the shade material too. It reminds me of the homemade paper my son was making as a little hobby many years ago.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 06-27-2014 10:09 PM

and added my thinking to all of the above,,,,

If you don’t mind, Your lamp would make one of those oak Pallets cut down’s, that everybody that has been there and asking,, on what to make in to,,,,, Well, a nice lamp !!!

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