finally, the dot top tables are done

finally, the dot top tables are done

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in projects | 6 Comments

After two months of agony, the dot top end tables are finally done. The idea was simple, repurpose a couple of desks and add a fancy top. I started with a couple of student desks found at a junk shop in east Texas. As you can see here, the desks had a good bit of […]

a look at my summer nightstand project

a look at my summer nightstand project

Posted by on Oct 30, 2011 in projects | One Comment

A while back I came across a couple of old file boxes at at Paul Nerren’s junk shop in Lufkin, Texas. I got the idea that it would be neat to put one together with an old school desk, specifically the kind with a book rack underneath. I hit the desk jackpot this year at […]

modern birdhouse, move in ready

modern birdhouse, move in ready

Posted by on Sep 18, 2011 in projects | 2 Comments

I’ve always enjoyed building bird houses. This little gem came about this past Summer when I found some beautiful pieces of mahogany in the scrap pile. So, some pine plywood, mahogany front, a walnut (I think) back, and a couple of wire coat hangers. The house is ventilated front and back and includes a slight […]