My Swap Project 7 & 8 - bluebucket

March 31st, 2010 in member junk     
bluebucket bluebucket, member
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Light fixture that was in my junk package.
I took the light fixture apart and the fancy metal ring screamed clock. I cut out a piece of wood to fit, painted and distressed it then added clockworks from a cheap thrift store clock.
Of course the glass shade screamed bowl because Im loving creating bowls from glass light shades. I just added two other glass pieces to form the base.
I glued glass nuggets onto the rim for added interest.

More fabulous junk from karilelek.


Pattern or design used: inspired by other junkmarketstyle members
posted in: member junk, metal, wood, glass, Clock, bowl

Comments (14)

karilelek writes: had I known there was such potential...Well thats the good thing about the junk swap - someone else will have a new vision of what things should be. Posted: 10:34 pm on April 6th
chippingcharm writes: Wow...love everything you've done with your "junk"...very creative! Laurel Posted: 8:50 am on April 6th
Christina_S writes: More awesome projects! The ring from the light fixtures beautifully accompanies your wonderful paint work for the clock face. I also really like the detail you chose to add to the top of the bowl. Posted: 3:12 pm on April 2nd
fellowjunker writes: Wow Bluebucket...you have done amazing work with your swap pieces....your clock is just stunning!
xojanis Posted: 1:35 pm on April 2nd
54girl writes: Wow what a great job on both projects!! I love the glass shade bowls too! Love that clock!! Mary Posted: 11:01 am on April 2nd
junkermidge writes: Oh, now those are fantastic! Look at you go!!!
Midge Posted: 9:21 pm on April 1st
lakelover69 writes: Great job...love the glass bowls. Posted: 5:06 pm on April 1st
alicemom writes: Great projects. I agree with Linda I too like the added beads!
smiles, alice Posted: 12:43 pm on April 1st
MakinItHappen writes: Byoo-tee-ful; very classy projects! Posted: 10:37 am on April 1st
RustyDiva writes: You got some BIG stuff in your package! Love love love the clock and reuse of the glass. Really love the clock ~ awesome paint job!!! Posted: 10:21 am on April 1st
racers7 writes: The clock is gorgeous, antique, vintage, gorgeous (did I say that again?)...love it! Melody Posted: 8:49 am on April 1st
suewhitney writes: Ab fab projects. The clock is stunning. Great job! Are you almost out of junk yet? You have been BUSY...I'm impressed!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:23 am on April 1st
oldnews writes: Beautiful clock! I love the way it turned out! Marie Posted: 6:14 am on April 1st
ninnarae writes: Great projects- very pretty useful pieces! I like how you added the glass beads to the bowl edge! Posted: 12:48 am on April 1st
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