The Turning: a Review of Davis Bunn’s Latest Book

Have you ever had a sense you ought to do something, but didn’t know what it meant? Perhaps a pull to go somewhere or say something, but you weren’t sure if you should dismiss it, or listen to it. Was it the voice of God? Or another voice? How do you know?In The Turning by Davis […]

Tie and Belt Rack from Old Piano Parts

Here’s a quick project from old piano parts. My dad used the pegs from inside the piano to make these tie and belt racks that can hang in the closet. It could also be used for jewelry or other decorative items. He drilled holes for the pegs in some of the scrap wood from the […]

Repurposed Piano Parts – A Beautiful Sofa Table

I grew up playing piano on a huge upright grand. If you’ve been following my recent posts, you’ve seen some of the projects my dad made from that piano when it was time to retire it from use. The top of the piano was a long board with a hinge so that the piano could be […]

Another Table from a Repurposed Piano

In another segment of my repurposed piano series, here is the end table my dad made for me. The legs are from original parts of the piano, and he used some other salvaged wood for part of the shadow box to contain the piano keys. You’ll notice it looks different from the one he made […]