Shore lamps

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Project by PopsHuckster posted 577 days ago 704 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In 2010 I had made a couple lamps for our place at the shore and one of the small local shop owners (Rehoboth) ask me if I would make a couple for her. After only selling 1 over that summer and the next, I found a small shop in Bethany in 2012 that was expanding their inventory and moving into a building across the street to sell home furnishings and ask if they had ever seen them. I took him a couple pics next visit and they ask if I could make them some. I pulled what was left in the other shop and made another to go along with them and the new shop sold them in 3 weeks! Needless to say, I’ve made a total of 8 lamps for the new shop and as of the season close, all but 2 had sold. Since I promised him no 2 would ever be exactly alike since I made them by hand, coming up with new designs is a challenge. I’m making some now for next season and hope they sell as well as the last bunch.

-- Pop

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#1 posted 577 days ago

Unique and cool great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 577 days ago

Fun! Love all the lamps.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#3 posted 576 days ago

cool theme

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 576 days ago

these are great

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#5 posted 576 days ago

Love these.
That’s quite a challenge to never make two the same.
Hope you charge plenty for these.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#6 posted 574 days ago

Love anything with a beach theme. How much?

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#7 posted 342 days ago

You are very creative Pops, with a good eye and sense of design. May I make a suggestion? instead of promising to make each one of your creations unique, promise to make them only in limited editions, and sign and number each one. That way you can make 25 or even a 100 or 250 of the same design and hopefully make even more money with less stress coming up with new ideas.

Anyway, thanks for sharing your beautiful creations.

-- woodNfish

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