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Beech Blossom Wall Lamp

comments (1) October 24th, 2012 in Reader's Gallery

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Woodworker: Brett MacLearnsberryThis beech blossom wall lamp was MacLearnsberry’s introduction to—among other things—bent lamination. The 22-year-old wanted the shape to suggest that it had grown out of the wall, and when the lights are on, he says the beech shades seem to come to life. Each shade consists of eight ribs, spanned by a piece of beech veneer backed with 1⁄16-in.-thick acrylic. Other woods are hickory and mahogany. The lamp is 16-in. deep by 24-in. wide by 36-in. tall.
Design or Plan used: Not specified

posted in: Reader's Gallery, mahogany, hickory, acrylic, Beech veneer


Comments (1)

arg_haiku arg_haiku writes: very nice, how did you glue the veneer to the acrylic?
Posted: 8:06 pm on November 8th

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