Haloween Night Light

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Project by Mike Fritz posted 10-07-2010 02:03 AM 1505 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this nightlight for one of my grandaughters for Haloween. It is made from someone’s discarded chest of drawers. The wood is 1/2 inch pine from the drawer sides and back. Waste not, want not! Trick or Treat?

-- Mike Fritz, Verona, NJ

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#1 posted 10-07-2010 02:06 AM

I love this Mike! Isn’t it great when you can turn someone’s trash to such a treasure? Yet another beautiful project from you! I would also love to see some pictures of it lit up if you get a chance. :)

It is “boo” tiful!!! (sorry . . . I couldn’t resist!)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 10-07-2010 02:43 AM

Great job Mike. Nice design.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: "If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it."

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#3 posted 10-07-2010 03:42 AM

Very Nice. Love to see wood reused when possible. Great job

-- David, Inverness, Fla.

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#4 posted 10-07-2010 04:06 AM

Good looking light! Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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#5 posted 10-07-2010 04:20 AM

Really like this
You make the coolest stuff!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#6 posted 10-07-2010 11:23 AM

A great day of dumpster diving for sure! And a fun project resulted. Nice!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#7 posted 10-07-2010 11:26 AM

That’s a very nice lamp. I love the design and your craftsmanship shows very much. Everything is so much the better considering the wood was salvaged.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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