Thrifted Vintage Ruler Lamp

August 12th, 2012 in member junk     
JunkAngel JunkAngel, member
9 users recommend

I started with a collection of old wooden rulers from estate and garage sales. For this lamp project I found a rectangular lamp base at Goodwill, removed the pink polka dot cover wrap and glued the rulers to the sides. 

Pattern or design used: My own design - Vintage Thrifted Ruler Lamp
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, eclectic, industrial, whimsical, fun, bedroom, light fixture, lamp

Comments (9)

TinTinJunkFan writes: So creative! Love this lamp! Posted: 2:19 pm on August 27th
snelson4778 writes: Very creative , I like it! Posted: 5:08 am on August 17th
gottaluvjunk writes: I love this lamp! Very clever and has a nice juxtaposition between clean, modern and vintage. Nice job!
Dawn Posted: 10:33 am on August 14th
gadgetsponge writes: Wow! Love all the fun stuff to look at with the graphics. That lamp will pull anybody in like a moth! Posted: 5:39 pm on August 13th
suewhitney writes: I did something new for a change up. This weekend both features came from one member...Junk Angel. I love the diversity she shows. A lighting project and an art project. Awesome! Great work, Junk Angel!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 7:43 am on August 13th
JunkArchitect writes: I love this lamp!! Rulers are one of the most interesting junk finds to incorporate into a creation with all their cool graphics, old phone numbers, etc.

Great job!

Posted: 5:33 pm on August 12th
CleverJunk writes: Great job! A creative use of one of my favorites materials.

Posted: 6:30 pm on August 9th
MakinItHappen writes: Another great use for rulers. It's a measure of your talent! Posted: 9:29 pm on August 7th
NDJunkGirl writes: Fun lamp!! Good thinkin'!

-Andrea Posted: 11:03 am on August 7th
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