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Chuck: A Flexible Wooden Bookshelf

Chuck is a shelving system which was created inspired by the idea to create individually flexible room by Natascha Harra-Frischkorn. At first glance a simple wooden wall shelf, at closer inspection a shelving system made up of flexible wooden planks that is adapting to the objects it preserves and displays. Chuck consists of six wooden planks with two stainless steel locking collars placed at the ends. Chuck allows to experience intermediate…

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Together, A Father and Son Made The Craziest Bookshelves You’ve Ever Seen

Your home is an expression of who you are, which is why most people personalize their living space with art and decor they love. Sure, you could take a trip to the furniture store and buy something you like…or you could make something yourself. A DIY-savvy father and son duo took this idea to a whole new level and created the coolest set of bookshelves I’ve ever seen. Using only…

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Guy shows how to make glow-in-the-dark table with photoluminescent resin

As high-tech and alien as this glow-in-the-dark table might seem, it can actually be made right at home! All you need is a few planks of Pecky cypress wood, photoluminescent powder, resin, some tools, and a little elbow grease. Mike Warren an Instructables enthusiast and the blogger behind the Man Crafts column at dollarstorecrafts.com, came up with a set of instructions for creating this table. Share this!

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Legally blind father builds coffee table for his daughter using a special tree

Climbing trees is a part of childhood I’ll always miss. It was difficult, and sometimes dangerous, but it was always fun. There was one tree I always loved climbing. No matter how many different times or ways I would climb it, it never got old or boring. A redditor called crazy_plant_lady, had to say goodbye to her childhood climbing tree. Her father, who is legally blind, wanted to make something…

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John Makepeace – furniture designer and maker

John Makepeace’s career has been an adventure in wood. He first saw fine furniture being made when he was eleven, and then he visited the great cabinet makers in Copenhagen as a teenager. Design and craftsmanship came naturally to him. Early professional recognition led to his work as a design consultant to the all India Handicraft Board, a founding member of the Crafts Council in the UK and a Trustee…

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The biggest wooden bowl

The largest turned wooden bowl measured 4.01 m (13.15 ft) in diameter and 1.03 m (3.37 ft) from base to rim. The bowl was made by Peter Andres and Werner Rumplmayr in Gurtis, Austria on 4 September 2005. The enormous cost of a giant lathe brought the idea to use a tractor as woodturning lathe.  Share this!

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Welsh Love Spoons

Why make a spoon so embellished and quirky that you can’t use it and it takes weeks or months of spare-time to make? Carving Welsh lovespoons is a craft and a fine art that is well worth the attention of any artist/craftsperson. It can be represented by examples of simple elegance or of intricately cunning work. It can be the honest intrinsically valuable, first efforts of a beginning carver or…

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Jason Tennant works

Tennant’s work has a quality that immediately appeals to the sense of touch. I found myselfwanting to touch the sculptures in the Nike series; the plumage looks so real that I imagined the smoothness of each feather; but I also felt the power of the sinuous curves and crevasses of the body. Each sculpture in the series conveys a slightly different haunting and emotional message, possibly the result of the…

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