Birdfeeder Station

October 23rd, 2011 in member junk     
SarahMc SarahMc, member
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I found some great rusty headboards and footboards this summer in a farmers rockpile. I wanted to make birdfeeder stations out of them. I left this one exactly as I found it - rusty and crusty. I elevated it on railroad ties. The birds were coming in as I was trying to hang the feeders up. They love this project even more than I do!!! I am going to sand, prime and paint the next one a bright red so it will really have a pop of color in the woods.

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posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, artwork, eclectic, outdoor spaces

Comments (2)

SarahMc writes: Great idea Jim - love it!!! I have several of these- I may have to try that someday. However, I run a state licensed daycare in my home, and for some silly reason they frown upon my rusty crusty stuff in the house............ Posted: 2:12 pm on October 25th
JunkArchitect writes: What a great crusty headboard. I can see one against the wall behind a couch. Instead of birdfeeders you could hang vintage frames (mirrors) between the vertical posts.

Jim

Posted: 8:07 am on October 25th
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