Shelled Sconce

January 23rd, 2011 in member junk     
Clickart Clickart, member
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We happened upon a store clerk piling a table full of items for only ONE DOLLAR at a home improvement store!  I could have grabbed it all but settled for a simple wall sconce, knowing it could be up-cycled to sell in our Bucksaw Studio booth in the antique mall.  The sconce was set up to be direct-wired to the wall so I added an in-line switch lamp cord (but it's easily converted back). Then, with a bag of dollar store sea shells for embellishment, all I had to do was design the edging and glue, glue, glue!  It looks neat with the translucent shells and glass together when lighted.

Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, metal, eclectic, funky, glass, white, living room, bedroom, bathroom, light fixture, lamp, beige, beachy, aluminium-metallic

Comments (2)

RustyDiva writes: Very nice! Posted: 10:06 am on January 24th
artteachergirl writes: Bet it sells fast! Unique and different...great remake! Posted: 6:23 am on January 23rd
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