Another of my heart series with a cornbread mold cast heart on a pretty piece of 1920s pine baseboard with a guitar string wreath. Continue reading "Guitar String Heart"
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.
I love golf and I love that collecting vintage golf clubs is part of my work! I get them from the thrift stores and metal yards around Durham, and I'm usually visiting one of these places each week as I go through dozens of clubs a month. I've come to know the best places to find the coolest clubs, the prices at each place, and I even have "insider deals" at some places because I'm a volume buyer! I like to get the stainless steel irons for my golf plaques and the pretty, colorful, vintage woods to make into snails.
A golf art piece made with a collection of vintage ball markers and an antique Royal golf ball reclaimed knotty pine with found golf tees. Continue reading "Royal- Golf Wall Art"
Having some fun with newspapers I found in the attic of the farmhouse at The Confluence, Cedar Grove, NC. This batch also includes Tom Jones, and a bill with Jerry Lee Lewis, Porter Waggoner, and Dolly Parton with seats for $5! Continue reading "Vintage Movie and Music Ad Decoupage"
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"