A new addition to the front yard

November 7th, 2009 in member junk     
Refinerii Refinerii, member
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A cute sculpture I made a few days ago....   Salvaged steel parts including bearings, bolts, chain, gears, a plow disk, & glass insulators.  I think it's a nice addition to the entry :)


Pattern or design used: My own design - Amber Conger
posted in: member junk, metal, artwork, funky, glass, industrial, , garden, whimsical, outdoor spaces, entry, silver-metallic, tin-metallic, cast iron-metallic, alternative, recycled, steel, yard art, sculpture, junk art

Comments (16)

cdraz writes: Fantastical! Posted: 10:59 am on May 6th
GrammaScrapper writes: Very cool! Posted: 10:10 am on May 6th
smiller0529 writes: Awesome use of scrap metal and glass! Posted: 7:51 pm on January 20th
TinTinJunkFan writes: a very creative piece, love this art! Posted: 4:58 pm on November 10th
shabbychick writes: This is a wonderful, very creative piece, and great way to welcome visitors! I love all the elements (the glass insulators look very cool)...

And...a power company with a scrapyard??? That sounds like BIG fun!

Thanks for sharing your art with us!

Kathy Posted: 11:16 am on November 10th
Refinerii writes: Thanks for all the great comments; I'm liking this one too; I think he may be moving to the gallery soon, though...

greencolleen---I just hung the insulators from a loop; they come just like that; each glass piece is attached to the steel & has a loop & pin: all ready to go :)---the power company has the coolest scrap yard, btw---

vangogh_sister----yep, welding required: you should definately give it a try; it's lots of fun. And, if you have a husband/boyfriend: he will love all the tools that go with!

Amber Posted: 10:30 am on November 9th
RustyDiva writes: Love your art! I wish I had your talents ~ I've always secretly wanted to work with metal. You are an inspiration! Posted: 10:03 am on November 9th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Such a cool piece and great way to welcome guests. Thanks for sharing.
Candy Posted: 6:11 am on November 9th
bluebucket writes: This is too cute. Your work is fabulous.
doreen Posted: 1:04 am on November 9th
fellowjunker writes: Wow...what an inventive and cool sculpture. Well done!!
Happy day.
xojanis Posted: 11:21 pm on November 8th
greencolleen writes: so very cool but how did you attach those glass insulators?? did you have to drill thru that glass?? ;) Posted: 8:36 pm on November 8th
artteachergirl writes: I love this!!! Very aesthetic! Posted: 8:10 pm on November 8th
DownHomeDIY writes: Ok, this must "steel" the show as far as curb appeal in your neighborhood. This is cooler than ice cream as my kids like to say!
~MB
Posted: 8:08 pm on November 8th
vangogh_sister writes: did you have to weld. i'm going to learn to weld for just this reason. outdoor art is where i'm heading. Posted: 10:55 pm on November 7th
alicemom writes: Wish i could just reach out and touch! fab-0
smiles, alice Posted: 10:33 pm on November 7th
oldnews writes: Wow, it's awesome! I love your work!! Marie Posted: 6:54 pm on November 7th
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