The Silo Table Lamp

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Project by Castlewerks posted 04-01-2011 05:23 PM 2900 views 39 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second new design of 2011. Currently only available as a table lamp, I will likely make a floor lamp version at some point.

American Black Walnut, ‘White Silk’ Shoji Paper & Stainless Steel
32” Tall x 11” Diameter
75 Watt Bulb MAX (CFL recommended)

-- -Michael ( ) Groton, MA

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#1 posted 04-01-2011 05:35 PM

I’ve never made a lamp, but this is beautiful and unique… This is inspiring!

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#2 posted 04-01-2011 05:48 PM

Great lines. That will make a great floor lamp.

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need

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#3 posted 04-01-2011 06:11 PM

Love it!!! Nice job.

-- bluesmarky..........................................."If you're here & I'm here, doesn't that make it our time?"

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#4 posted 04-01-2011 06:32 PM

Another fantastic piece! Love your designs.

-- Cal Noguchi -

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#5 posted 04-01-2011 06:55 PM

Man this is one good looking lamp, well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 04-01-2011 06:58 PM

‘tis incredible, just like your last one. do you sell your pieces? if so, may i ask what you charge for such a beautiful piece?

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#7 posted 04-01-2011 07:03 PM

Beautiful and well made about covers it. Maybe original too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 04-01-2011 08:33 PM

This really catches the eye, nice work!

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

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#9 posted 04-01-2011 09:21 PM

Could we have a pic’ of it lit please?

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

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#10 posted 04-01-2011 11:46 PM

Thanks!! I do indeed sell these lamps , through several galleries as well as an Etsy store: .I worked primarily on furniture commissions for a while, but at this point I focus primarily on the lamps.

I actually don’t have any pics of it illuminated on hand—but I will post when I do.



-- -Michael ( ) Groton, MA

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#11 posted 04-02-2011 11:39 AM

very nice design

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#12 posted 04-03-2011 01:34 AM

very very nice. really nice design and execution

-- God is great, wood is good. Let us thank Him for wood......and old hand tools.

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#13 posted 04-04-2011 07:00 AM

Awesome…I love it.

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#14 posted 12-11-2011 09:02 PM

that is amazing! Checked out your other stuff, very inspiring! From the prices it looks like I’m in the wrong line of work, I should focus on lamp making! You are very talented indeed.

-- Steve

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