Nearly a year ago I started to convert an old, rather boring, uplighter, into a steampunk 'domestic illumination tower'. I made good progress on the dismantling, preparation and early construction phases, but the annual BADFA convention, and summer got in the way.
|The 'after' photo|
|The 'before' photo|
The full story will appear in the next edition of The Decorative Folk Artist, due out early in September. Here are a couple of pictures to whet your appetite.
My next piece will use more traditional methods; paint and brushes.