LumberJocks

Bottle Stopper Displays

  • Advertise with us
Project by Adam Hood posted 1122 days ago 1247 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are 2 bottle stopper displays that I made along with some stoppers. I saw this on another site so I figured I’d give it a try myself. Works really good for displaying the stoppers at craft fairs. I turned a wine bottle out of Camphor and finished it with 360 grit, orange oil with beeswax and Myland’s friction polish. Cut the bottle in half and ran it across the joiner to get the bottom flat and finished the bottom and drilled the holes for the stoppers. I’m killing 2 birds with 1 stone, showing off the display and the new stoppers I have done.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl





8 comments so far

View mmh's profile

mmh

3382 posts in 2349 days


#1 posted 1122 days ago

Unique stoppers and display. They look like two ships (stoppers) passing in the night . . .

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2667 posts in 2225 days


#2 posted 1122 days ago

Very nice stoppers!!

Thanks for sharing!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View Adam Hood's profile

Adam Hood

264 posts in 1506 days


#3 posted 1122 days ago

Thanks to the both of you!

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

View SafferinOz's profile

SafferinOz

145 posts in 1501 days


#4 posted 1122 days ago

Nice stoppers and display. What wood are the stoppers turn out of?

-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

View Roger's profile

Roger

14318 posts in 1430 days


#5 posted 1122 days ago

very neat idea.. nice stoppers also

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View Adam Hood's profile

Adam Hood

264 posts in 1506 days


#6 posted 1122 days ago

Thanks guys..stoppers in left display are: Walnut, and I’m not sure what the top hat one is made out of. Stoppers in right display are(front) Ambrosia Maple, some scraps of Walnut, Oak, and Hickory, (back) Camphor with burnt edges.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

View Roz's profile

Roz

1659 posts in 2413 days


#7 posted 1095 days ago

That is cool. I like the display idea and the stoppers. I need some of those for my bar.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

View Adam Hood's profile

Adam Hood

264 posts in 1506 days


#8 posted 1095 days ago

I thought it would be a good idea to show them at craft shows..thanks.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase