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Project by Rick Charlebois posted 12-09-2013 12:02 AM 789 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some of the lamps I have made in the past. The bodies are diamond willow. Some have a poplar base, and the others are aspen burls, which I tend to use now since they go so well with the willow.
All my diamond willow projects are sanded in stages to a fine (320 grit) finish and covered with satin finish varathane.
We buy the frames and my wife covers them with hand-made paper and fringe.
These have all been sold.

-- Lone Wolf Creations





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MasterSergeant

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#1 posted 12-09-2013 12:43 AM

Nice work. Very attractive lamps.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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shipwright

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#2 posted 12-09-2013 03:36 AM

Very artistic use of the material.
You have a good eye.
Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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#3 posted 12-09-2013 03:42 AM

OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I love ‘em!!.....................Jim

Oh, and WELCOME TO LUMBERJOCKS. You will love this site. Best bunch of woodworker on Earth!

I wish I could find that large of piece of diamond willow. I have to make a 5’ lamp and need a large diameter for a heavy Tiffany lamp shade.

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

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deon

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#4 posted 12-09-2013 05:52 AM

Very pretty – elegant

-- Dreaming patterns

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#5 posted 12-09-2013 03:47 PM

Great lamps!
I really like the variety that you make, they are all great.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho https://www.facebook.com/SillyLillyBowsAndMore

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#6 posted 12-10-2013 01:52 AM

Beautiful lamps; interesting use of material.

-- Steve - Seaford, DE

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