|Forum topic by Jonzjob||posted 11-17-2014 04:56 PM||803 views||0 times favorited||3 replies|
11-17-2014 04:56 PM
If you have an old English oak TV cabinet given to you it’s surprising just what it hides! I cut some bits off of it and turned the little uprights,
then spun the top ring and base and after some careful drilling so the bits went together
I finished up with these
I love the grain on the wood and it takes such a lovely polish. I don’t think that I will ever get fed up with working with wood. It tells me just what it wants to be like and if I try to vary that it bites back. I curse at it but then do as it wishes. Sounds stupid, but until you have been told by it you will never know?? I love it!!
I forgot to say that they are wine bottle stands, so that your bottle of lovely, but not expensive, bottle of wine can look even better on the table.
I also decided to make an earring stand I had seen somewhere. Once again, from the same oak
I am having trouble actually posting the photos from my photobucket? I have done a search on posting them, but no luck??
-- John, I have found out that wine gets better with age. The older I get the better it gets!