Artist Makes Incredible Creatures Out of Driftwood

James Doran-Webb is an amazing British artist currently based in The Philippines. James made his first foray into animal sculptures over 25 years ago with papier mâché, but five years later he began collecting pieces of driftwood and has now amassed a substantial collection that he forages through at his studio. Driftwood sculptures have since become James’ primary focus, art-wise. The artist puts great effort into conveying movement and bringing the inanimate…

June 27, 2015
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DIY Twig Wood Raised Garden

Here’s a practical way of making a natural looking raised garden bed. The owner needed a place to grow vegetables, but didn’t want to spend money on expensive raised garden bed kits.

June 23, 2015
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Legally Blind Artist Makes Cracked Log Lamps Bursting With Light

Tasmania-based furniture designer Duncan Meerding loves the outback wilderness, which comes across in his work – his most popular pieces are simple logs whose natural cracks emit soft, warm light. Meerding is also legally blind (he retains 5% of his vision in his peripheries), so the use of light in his pieces helps him communicate how he sees the world.

June 21, 2015
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Artists Fill Table Cracks With Sea Shells, Stones And Starfish

June 16, 2015

Tables made from raw lumber, while beautiful, often have little natural imperfections that need to be filled up or removed. Woodcraft By Design, a creative woodworking studio in Auckland, New Zealand, solves this problem by filling those holes with crystal-clear inlays that let you see the shells, stones, leaves or even bugs embedded within. Inlays like this are often created using clear resin, which dries hard and durable. This material…

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Cordwood flooring

When it comes to putting in a new floor, you have a ton of options. However, for every style of floor you can decide on, you’re going to have to spend the money to have it professionally installed. That is, unless you’re Sunny Pettis Lutz and her pal Tony, who created a cheap and unique floor for her home using locally sourced materials without spending a lot of money. The…

June 13, 2015
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Beautiful Shutters For House Windows

“My home is my castle. I wanted this fortress to be protected and at the same time beautiful. Shutters that I have made to protect this house meet these requirements. Protection is provided by the design of thick metal and a unique beauty of wood trim. I like floral ornament in this work.” – Artyom Dmitrochenko

June 3, 2015
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How To Make A Mosaic Bar Table From Wood And Tiles

Author name is Alexey Steshak. He is an artist, a decorator and an interior designer. Currently, he is a designer who thinks up a project and completely accomplishes it with his own hands. Alexey work in different areas of art: mosaic, interior design, modelling, furniture design and others. He made this bar table for a small cafe in Altai Republic, Russia. Author used a pine board and regular ceramic tiles. It took…

May 16, 2015
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Sanctuary of Truth – temple made entirely of wood

Made entirely of wood (no metal nails) and commanding a celestial view of the ocean, the Sanctuary of Truth is best described as a visionary environment: part art installation, religious shrine and cultural monument. Constructed in four wings dedicated to Thai, Khmer, Chinese and Indian religious iconography, the architecture and setting is impressive.

May 11, 2015
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Infinity table

Turn on the lights inside this table and you’ll be staring into infinity. This woodworking project maybe look impossible to make, but  it’s easy to build. So, check how it’s made and try to make one for yourself!

May 8, 2015
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