Grandsons Shelves

  • Advertise with us
Project by Monte Pittman posted 12-21-2012 12:36 AM 2013 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Most of you get to build fun things for your grandchildren. I build what my daughter tells me to. Let’s just say she can be somewhat “difficult” to disagree with. So this is what she said they needed.

They are 50” x 36” x 16”. Both are Beetle Kill Pine, 2” slabs. I figure they can climb them and jump off to excite their mother!

One has more blue, the other is from a tree that had also been struck by lightning (brown streaks down the side).

Thanks for looking

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

11 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile


114355 posts in 2738 days

#1 posted 12-21-2012 12:53 AM

real rustic charmers good work.

-- Custom furniture

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

14729 posts in 2266 days

#2 posted 12-21-2012 12:55 AM

Really rustic shelves and built to last. That is some pretty wood, too!!..........Jim

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

View Sandra's profile


6507 posts in 1236 days

#3 posted 12-21-2012 12:58 AM

Very nice. A set of loud drums under the Christmas tree might add a little excitement too :)

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

View jaykaypur's profile


3807 posts in 1569 days

#4 posted 12-21-2012 01:15 AM

Nice and indestructable. Just what Mama ordered! Good job.

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

View Roger's profile


18344 posts in 1965 days

#5 posted 12-21-2012 01:20 AM

Real nice Monte

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

View BusterB's profile


1809 posts in 1169 days

#6 posted 12-21-2012 01:46 AM

Those are pretty sweet Monte, gotta weigh a ton though. Will be zero danger of them destroying them….another winner bud.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

View Dubb's profile


81 posts in 1154 days

#7 posted 12-21-2012 02:43 AM

Good work , I like the live edge look.

-- Dubb , WV

View Blackie_'s profile


4285 posts in 1673 days

#8 posted 12-21-2012 03:40 AM

Very nice Monte.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

View Spofeo's profile


105 posts in 1359 days

#9 posted 12-21-2012 09:05 AM

i really like the raw look the have! good job :)

-- Spofeo/Kristian

View bowtie's profile


930 posts in 1507 days

#10 posted 12-21-2012 12:09 PM

great looking shelves, they’l have these when they have grandkids!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

View HandyGramps's profile


17 posts in 1417 days

#11 posted 12-21-2012 02:18 PM

Nice, they look to be a hundred years old. But I guess that was the idea.

You do awesome work and thanks for your comments on my submissions.

Hope you have a great holidy seson…

-- To stop learning is to stop living..... Be open to new things

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