Juniper lamp with weathered Antler shed

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Project by junipercanyon posted 03-06-2011 09:17 AM 2460 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Very cool twisted juniper limb with a mule deer antler shed that has been weathered for quite some time. With a little sanding, the antler started to look like wood. This piece is hand rubbed with 4 coats of Minwax Tung Oil, I used it on the antler as well. Seemed to work, it gave me the look I was hoping for.

-- Juniper Canyon Design

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#1 posted 03-10-2011 01:23 AM

Very cool lamp. Thanks for sharing!!!!!!!
How does the wire get to the top?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 03-10-2011 06:08 AM

Lots of patience and a long drill bit. I have to drill from the top and bottom and try and meet in the middle. Then feed up a stiff wire and pull the lamp cord through. Thank you for looking, I really enjoy these.

-- Juniper Canyon Design

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#3 posted 03-22-2012 10:02 AM

Looks pretty good. I collect this wood for a living. If you need any just let me know.

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#4 posted 03-22-2012 02:56 PM

Thank you. I have been to your websites many times and they were actually one of the first sources of inspiration that got me working with juniper. Very cool website with lots of great information. Thanks again.

-- Juniper Canyon Design

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