DesertRat

Phoenix, AZ, US
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Mosaic Cross

Found this cross at a thrift store along with the plates used as tiles.  Glue gun and grout.

Wine cork bird house

Cozy house for the birdies using an unfinished wood birdhouse and my stash of corks.

Snazzy Totem yard art

Jazzed up the yard art glass totem routine with some striped glassware and a ceramic airplane just for fun!

Potting Bench Heaven

Found the workbench and kitchen sink on the curb for "bulk pick up", cut a hole for the sink and added a twin bed headboard for the top. Painted it all the same and have a solid potting benchnbsp...



Recent comments


Re: Wine cork bird house

Kliff - I just hot glued them on. Yes, I plan to put this and another on posts outside the kitchen window. I'll poly it first. No birds in the house. :-)
Gadget - in AZ there's not a lot of snow, and desert birds can take the brutal heat.
Thanks,
GJ aka DesertRat

Re: Door/Entryway table

If this is to be used as the place to drop things as you come home it's a perfect opportunity to use old door knobs and coat hooks. Shallow tin cup to toss your keys, a knob to hang an umbrella or jacket, and a clip or magnet for those "reminder" notes.

Re: Rescued from the Rubbish Pile! Makeover SUCCESS!

Love, love, love this one! Perfect retro color.

Re: French Door Headboard

Love this! You could also insert fabric squares on the back of the glass to complement your bedding.

Re: Garden Junk Totems

I've been using clear Hard As Nails for the glue, and large platters for the base. So far they have stayed upright through the summer monsoons. Love this medium!