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"
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"
A baby chick made from reclaimed wood and found objects. Continue reading "Chick"
I had a lot of fun making a golf club head and some other found objects into a Chihuahua. The "Big Bertha" golf club head adds a hint of irony as well. Continue reading "Chihuahua"
I had a Bengal club, so it seemed right to make it into a cat! Continue reading "Bengal- Golf Folk Art"