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Joesuplicki
« on: August 10, 2013 01:49:12 PM »

So I think this goes here. My Korean Friend just had his birthday so for his birthday present I got him a bottle of wine and made him a counter or table wine holder. I work with his wife and I asked her what I could put on the plaque in the center and we settled on "Cheers" in Korean. The base is made out of a rafter that came from a salvage yard. It came from a 100 year old house. The uppers were made from a piece of pallet wood. I wanted to keep it rough and keep the saw cuts on the rafter. I used a walnut stain on the wood and then sealed it with lacquer. The plaque is from a piece of firewood that I had outside, cut a round out of it and wood burned it. Then I added some felt to the cradles on the uppers.

Funny side story, I found my wood burner but I had lost the slanted pointed tip for it. I had a piece of brass round stock so I filed down the end to make a slanted point and then cut it to length and put it in the wood burner. Worked pretty well.

Overview with Wine bottle.



Without the bottle



Plaque "Cheers"



Felted



Thanks for looking. Any feedback is appreciated.
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« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2013 06:53:09 AM »

I really like the rustic look you achieved here, very nice and unique piece.
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