Farie Cottage

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Project by CraigT posted 10-12-2014 01:57 PM 1419 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Was digging through the woodpile and decided to make a farie cottage. Used a small hickory limb for the cottage trunk and bradford pear bark for the roof. Very relaxing to make, no rules, and it can become whatever your imagination spits out.

Put it in our Etsy shop. We’ll see what happens. Thanks for looking.

-- Craig, North Carolina

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#1 posted 10-12-2014 02:11 PM

Oh yes I like that. Started one once never finished it though.

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#2 posted 10-12-2014 02:11 PM

A co-worker of mine makes something similar. says he sells the crap out of them. I like yours better!

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#3 posted 10-13-2014 12:36 AM

That is really cool. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#4 posted 10-13-2014 04:34 AM

This is a great idea for craft fairs; i’m sure they will sell very well. How do you craft the roof exactly?

-- Dale

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#5 posted 10-13-2014 03:19 PM

Love it!

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#6 posted 10-14-2014 08:52 PM

That’s really cool. What a fine build.

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#7 posted 10-15-2014 01:13 PM

Thanks everyone. It was a lot of fun to make. Dale, to make the roof I cut angled notches around the top of the log, then hot glued little trusses into the notches to support the bark strips, which were hot glued into place.

-- Craig, North Carolina

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