Pelican point project

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Project by jeffro posted 05-15-2012 05:24 PM 3527 views 7 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pelican point is a friend of mine’s building, that I got to do some custom work into. The first entrance is built from hundreds of cedar roots all scribed together to fit nice and tight finished out with a poly, the third picture is a glass fishing float I worked into the roots, there was a few of them that I put into it along with some nice stones. The forth and fifth pictures are of a good size spruce tree that I split in half for bar tops leaving the roots for a base at one side of each slab, Tops were finished with an epoxy with the shine taken off, the rest left natural. They were about 15 foot along each wall. The last picture is of two spruce trees that grew together at the roots forming a perfect entrance piece, defiantly a sweet lucky find, and a challenge to move and install, It was finished with a rub in poly. This place is Located in Westport WA, So feel free to pop in if any of you LJs are around this summer. I will be setting the place up for a little gallery for a few months,

Thanks LJs


-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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#1 posted 05-15-2012 05:32 PM

Yet another great piece of work ! Love you frame of mind and sence of style jeffro ! Only wish that I had your abundance of cedar !

-- Stonetimber

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Jamie Speirs

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#2 posted 05-15-2012 05:34 PM

Jeffro they are some amazing pictures

Your work is incredible I always enjoy

a new post.


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#3 posted 05-15-2012 05:38 PM

wow this is fantastic, that last picture is an amazing find, but the right person got it and used it perfectly, i will always be a true fan of your work and am glad you have great opportunities to show your work and let the beauty of this wood be shown, fantastic job here…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 05-15-2012 05:41 PM

Thanks Grizzman

-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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#5 posted 05-15-2012 05:43 PM


I have seen your work on flickr…you are amazing! Keep it up! You are an inspiration!!! Thank you for sharing!

-- "With a little bit of faith, and some imagination, you can build anything!" Nate

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#6 posted 05-15-2012 05:43 PM

Freaking awesome!

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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#7 posted 05-15-2012 05:58 PM

“freaking awesome” my sentiments exactly!

-- Rogue

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#8 posted 05-15-2012 06:04 PM

I don’t think there are too many people out there that do what you do….at least as well. Is that an airport in the background? Love your stuff.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#9 posted 05-15-2012 06:20 PM

Wow…what an entrance! Just breathtaking! All of it is…....

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#10 posted 05-15-2012 10:06 PM

Thanks for the invite. I really haven’t been over there in a while, but this summer I am going to fix that.
Nice work. I love the bar, that thing is massively cool. reminds me a little of the Old Cannery in Sumner.

I like the floats added in the arch.

Thanks for posting this.

-- Mel,

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#11 posted 05-15-2012 10:50 PM

I do think you’re one of the truly premier builders on this site. Certainly the best imagination I have ever seen.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#12 posted 05-16-2012 12:34 AM

Spectacular work and design!

-- - Martin

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#13 posted 05-16-2012 12:58 AM

Beautiful work. All of it.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#14 posted 05-16-2012 01:22 AM

Fantastic work again… I’d love to come visit your shop one day. If the price of gas gets any higher, I’d have to ride my bicycle to get there. LOL

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#15 posted 05-16-2012 01:53 AM

Once again! Just sayin’. Don’t know how you keep coming up with what you do, but don’t stop!


-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On

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