Posted in Hand Crafted Wooden Meditation Lamp, tagged japanese arts, Lighting, meditation lamp, Mood Lighting, mortise, traditional joinery techniques, wooden lamp, Yoga Lamp on July 18, 2011| Leave a Comment »
Available now through my Etsy shop.
This is a very special project.
The face of this wooden lamp is hand carved from a piece of spalted maple. The housing of the lamp is hand crafted from quartersawn Oak. The back of the lamp is Black Walnut.
Traditional joinery techniques were used in the making of this lamp. The upper portion of the lamp is dovetailed, while a through mortise and tenon secure the housing to the base. The lamp has a nice, somewhat Japanese/Arts & Crafts feel when off. When switched on, the lamp displays a calming light perfect for yoga or meditation. I am quite proud of this lamp, and I am sure that it will make a beautiful addition to your home.
The lamp dimensions are: h: 14.5″ x w: 11″ x d: 5″
Comes with an approximately 85″ long cord and a small bulb.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
Desk measurements: h: 31.5″ x l: 39″ x w: 21″
Quartersewn Oak, traditional oil and wax finish.
This desk was hand crafted without the use of nails or screws, only traditional joinery techniques were used.
This design may be modified for other uses such as a coffee table, hall table, etc. I will be happy to craft this design to most specifications and dimensions. Please feel free to contact me to discuss details and wood selection.
To see images of this desk in progress please visit my blog, In Praise of Shadows:
Rosewood (bone) folder for book binding, box making or paper arts.
Folder Dimensions: L: 5.75″ x 1.00″
This “bone” folder is hand carved using Rosewood. The folder itself is housed in a handcrafted box made of African Rosewood. Each folder
and box come with a hand signed certificate, and each one is hand numbered (this is no. 50).
For sale, please visit my Etsy shop for details.