Two Upcycled Bird Feeders

December 13th, 2011 in member junk     
gadgetsponge Brian Carlisle, contributor
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These are a couple of the latest upcycled bird feeders I've created.  The first was a pain bending and molding the license plate into a square.  Might be my first and last square license plate "anything".  I'm really happy with the spoon covered bird perch on the side.  The second feeder started as an Arvin small space heater.  I gutted it and cut and modified the outside frame to create an arch so birds could come from either side and perch on either the terrace, the drawer handle or on the brass cup inside.  The rest is some metallic blue paint, some vintage valves/knobs and more.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Brian GadgetSponge
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, green, sunroom, blue, feeder, upcycled, metallic, brass, garden art, heater, patio, bird

Comments (8)

BlueVelvetChair writes: I want to live in that license plate house!
Michael Posted: 11:35 am on January 31st
junkermidge writes: Both are very cool! And being a Michigander, I'm especially drawn to the license plate one. Way to go!
Midge Posted: 12:27 pm on December 18th
chippingcharm writes: Fun, fun...love the space heater! You are so clever :) Laurel Posted: 5:01 am on December 15th
gadgetsponge writes: Thanks everybody! I really enjoy the feedback from all the great folks on here. Posted: 1:27 pm on December 14th
suewhitney writes: You've done it again, my friend! Very cool...

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 12:34 pm on December 14th
NDJunkGirl writes: I absolutely love anything dealing with a vehicle license plate! Very cool indeed!

-Andrea Posted: 8:40 am on December 14th
JunkArchitect writes: Birds must migrate from all over the world to your backyard...another couple of spectacular creations!

Jim
Posted: 6:29 am on December 14th
JunkSituation writes: Love both feeders...the Arvin heater design is awesome :) You are quite creative!
Tammy Posted: 4:13 am on December 14th
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