Tag Archives: Paula Mccullough

Making It / Rusty Muffler and Old Wine Barrel Staves Wall Lamp / Mike Smith

I’ve used a rusty muffler, and some old wine barrel staves to make this wall lamp. http://www.etsy.com/shop/destructivetesting

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Making It / Found Metal Desk Lamp / Mike Smith

I found this piece of muffler or whatever behind the Mobil station where I get my cars worked on. I knew right away that it would make a good shade. http://www.etsy.com/shop/destructivetesting

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Making It / Vintage Metal Shoe Makers Form Lamp With Vintage Style Light Bulb / Mike Smith

My wife found this metal shoe makers form at a rummage sale and bought it for me because she knew I would do something with it. And, here it is! https://www.etsy.com/listing/103491682 http://www.etsy.com/shop/destructivetesting

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Making It For Paula #2 / Found Object Table Lamp / Mike Smith

This is the second lamp I’ve made using parts that Paula Mccullough           (http://www.etsy.com/shop/PaulaArt) has sent me.  For this one, I’ve used  the white plastic and black rubber pieces of hers, and a metal shut-off valve … Continue reading

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Making It For Paula / Found Object Table Lamp / Mike Smith

My friend, Paula Mccullough, sent me this curved piece of pipe, and asked me to make a lamp out of it.  After considering 8 or 10 different ideas, this is what I came up with.  I’m trying to convince her … Continue reading

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Work Bench/Place/Space // Paula Mccullough

“yesterday someone saw my work table and walked right up to it….peered at it and asked incredulously ‘ you just look at this and make something?” http://www.etsy.com/shop/PaulaArt

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