Dryer Drum Bottle Tree

September 1st, 2012 in member junk     
Turkeybirdstudio Turkeybirdstudio, member
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A dryer drum rescued from the dumpster!

A dryer drum rescued from the dumpster!

I saved this old dryer drum just as it was about to go into the dumpster. I painted the face and sealed it with water proof varnish. Then I added some sheet metal wings. Curly blue aluminum wire and poles go right into the holes that were already in the top of the drum. Blue bottles glow in the sun. Now she overlooks our garden.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Turkey Bird Studio
posted in: member junk, metal, artwork, eclectic, , garden, outdoor spaces, modern, contemporary, blue, junk, recycled, mod, bottletree

Comments (4)

zazzyzee writes: Absolutely love this. I have had a bottle tree for years. I actually used an old curly willow tree, but it is on its last "leg" and will keep this clever guy in my thoughts for the future. Thanks for sharing your talent. Posted: 7:06 pm on October 5th
artteachergirl writes: I laughed out loud this made me so happy!! What a wonderful idea!! Cute, cute, cute!! Best, Vicki Posted: 1:08 pm on September 5th
suewhitney writes: Very cool and clever. Your project is a great JMS Saturday member feature. Thanks so much for sharing!!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 11:01 am on September 2nd
MakinItHappen writes: Cute, cute, cute!!! Posted: 7:11 pm on August 31st
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