by Eddy Cotton “heirloom noun /ˈeər·lum/ a valuable object that has been given by an older member of a family to a younger member of the same family, esp. one given several times in this way.” The holidays have come and gone, the new year is off and running. Let me tell you about a project I completed (with help…
The Custom Wood shop at Eco Relics has recently introduced engraving into their impressive portfolio. Intricate cuts and etchings are now easily accomplished with a high tech, handheld CNC router, which opens up a whole new range of possibilities for custom projects in the wood shop.
Our team of master craftsmen, known as the Woodworking Gentlemen, can build virtually anything you want from our huge selection of architectural salvage, antiques and relics, as well as reclaimed lumber and slabs.
When Billy Leeka took on this project he knew that he would bring these Antique Egyptian doors back to life.
The term “Shou-Sugi-Ban” is Japanese (焼杉板) and literally translates to “burnt cedar board”. The term is commonly used to describe the centuries old Japanese technique of charring “Sugi” (cedar) planks used for residential siding, fencing, and decking projects, now being used in the west for more aesthetic reasons.
Billy takes these much sought after Lineberry Factory carts and turns them into beautiful accent tables.