It all began with a parabolic radiator with a beautiful brass dish found on a French flea market. Brass is the perfect “lampshade” to create a warm golden light. So […]
On a Sunday morning, an old lady forgot her hat on a church candlestick. Let there be light!
“I love vintage 60-150-year-old beautifully designed parts and objects, especially musical instruments or ancient mechanical objects. The graphic design and engineering of the industrial to the science fiction eras inspire me.”
A concerto literally means, “little ensemble” in which musical material is passed between a small group of soloists and/or full symphony. The musical form was developed in the late seventh century. Nuovo (new) Concerto Grosso’s enjoyed a resurgence in the 20th century inspiring composers Stravinsky, Bloch, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Villa-Lobos, Phillip Glass and many others.
This is my interpretation of a WWI Trench Art Monoplane made from a 50 caliber bullet. I built this monoplane from a discarded wine bottle, some old lamp parts & […]
Here’s a simple home DIY project apart from my other more complex stuff made from recycled materials where almost everybody can build from home, adds a little more industrial feel […]
I saw-pierced Winchester .307 and .303 British (used) brass bullets vertically to make chain links for a necklace. Bullets supplied by my gunsmith father and necklaces modeled by my mother.
I belong to a victorian era club that combines vintage clothing with competition shooting with period correct firearms. While most of our shooters reload their own ammunition, after about 3 […]
Back From The Dead is based in the northeast of England. We create unique and unusual pieces from disgarded items. Each piece has a story and hopefully through the repurposing […]
Honk Fest is a water feature made from upcycled musical instruments, brass collectables and plumbing parts.
An upcycled/recycled standard lamp assembled from old copper pipes and joints, a french horn and a piece of a bath I found in Birmingham some time ago.
Bend Pipe Lamp made from brass pipe, used welding regulator, used faucet pipe and stainless steel cup. Completed by swith on/off at the top faucet pipe. Regulator welder as the […]