Sherman Oaks, CA, US

Member Since: 02/17/2009

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If you haven't seen....

It's not a project but I recently stumbled upon a show here in the U.K. that I wanted to share with all you other Junkers! It's a show called Le Salvager and apparently had a previous incarnation as...

Tennis anyone?

So you see these everywhere, old wooden tennis rackets with no sporting use left in them.  Or do they?  How about to hang your tennis bag or coat from!!  I feel like I might have seen...

Time for Junk!

My first blog post here.  I had gotten a couple clock mechanisms on eBay, curious how easy it was to create a "junk" clock and this is the result! 

Time for Junk! (part two!)

Here are more of the clocks that I made!!

"Call for Artists: SALVAGE - Reclaiming Recycling"

I saw this on Absolutearts.com through a feed on MyYahoo!.  I don't know anything about the contest or the museum but seems like it's a great opportunity for all us salvage junk artistsIndepth...

Recent comments

Re: Ready for 3rd Gear?

Beautiful and unique. I have junk envy. :)

Re: Repurposed Antiques goes to Market

Thank you so much for posting these pictures. Your booth looks fantastic and all your projects are so inspiring. I sell at the Rose Bowl and was trying to figure out creative ways to display some of my "wares" and am totally going to steal the fencing idea!!

Re: Tennis anyone?

I actually made it thinking to sell it at the flea market on Sunday, which is why I didn't hang it up. If it doesn't sell, I'm going to find a home for it in my house! :)

Re: A Cool Coat Hanger

That is fantastic!! I totally love it. Now only where to find a piece of junk as cool as that!!

Re: Time for Junk!

Thank you all for the great feedback! These were so fun to make I'm addicted to clock making! OldNews you're right...everything looks like a possibility! And greencolleen, the tray with the three holes in the top right is from the double boiler. It had little metal cups that go in it...I figured for eggs but not sure. There was another person who wanted the double boiler but not the insides...and I was thrilled to get just the insides!! :)