32 antique leather golf grips, shellacked and mounted on a salvaged wooden spool end with a 70s Ford truck hubcap and an oversized Indian head penny in the center. The piece is 36" in diameter and is made on a salvaged wooden spool end. Other elements include a vinyl 33 lp and an upcycled saw blade. Purchased by the City of Newton at the 2016 Foothills Folk Art Festival preview event.
This large wall art piece was custom made for a loft in a converted tobacco building in Downtown Durham. Continue reading "Wood Wall Art for Tobacco Building Loft"
Something a little different for Mother's Day. Sweater cut from antique furniture veneer with vintage buttons on reclaimed wood. Continue reading "Sweater"
A medium sized piece of folk art on a section of an antique pine door with safety deposit box keys, heart pine flooring tongues, allen wrenches, and a frame made out of poplar crib legs from the 1960s. A metal Oreo ad and an ornate switch plate sit in the center. Continue reading "Oreo"
A dragonfly made from a curb-picked croquet stick and more insects out of chair legs and slats. Continue reading "Yard Art made from Reclaimed Wood"
This is a piece that uses one of my cool vintage coins as it's centerpiece along with some great salvaged wood and metal elements. Continue reading "Eagle’s Nest"
A salvaged putter on 100 year old barnwood with barbed wire legs and pallet wood wings.
- Barnwood- Efland, NC
- Barbed Wire- From my 3 acre place in Efland.
- Foremost putter head from a Durham Thrift store.
Vintage foosball guy in a field of corn near Nashville? Continue reading "Nashville"
This is a series of birds made from a batch of fingernail scissors left behind at my Efland Shop by the former owner, David Baird Sr. I made seven of these, and that was all the scissors. They were very popular and sold quickly each time I finished one. I even had a wait list for a brief time! All the same theme and made from the same materials, all slightly different. Continue reading "Blue Birds with Scissor Beaks"