Brian Bastow


Brian put together these toy kits for his grandson. They are made from Pine and are painted for easy assembly.
6/9/2017 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian made this Table Lamp from Redwood and Driftwood. It is finished in Polyurethane.
3/4/2016 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian is making 50 of these bird houses for a conservatory.
9/4/2015 Click on image to see closeup.


Caned Chair to show the use of natural cane.
6/5/2015 Click on image to see closeup.


These Rubber Band Guns were made from kitchen upgrade scraps and dowels. The finish is polyurethane. The silencers increase the range.
2/7/2014 Click on image to see closeup.



11/17/2013 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian's Truck & Trailer for his grandchildren. It is made from Ash scraps and finished in polyurethane. It has special round holes to hold play 'people' blocks.
4/5/2013 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian made the Bird Feeder from shop scraps (oak, plywood,...). He painted it then coated it with polyurethane. The plexiglass front piece is removable for easy cleaning.
6/8/2012 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian constructed this Brief Case from Oak and Oak plywood. The finish is Polyurethane. It has folding separators to act as a work table in the airport.
2/3/2012 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian found the ancient "Kauri" wood ( > 30,000-50,000 year old) in New Zealand.
6/4/2011 Click on image to see closeup.


This Redwood End Table was made from a purchased slab of Redwood and supported by a Pine base and plastic shelf. The finish is Polyurethane.
4/8/2011 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian made this Wine Rack from Pine. It is finished in Polyurethane. This one of a few of these racks that he has made. The coasters are from the holes cut in the Wine Rack.

All of the holes in the Wine Rack result in ideal wheels too. Hench this Pull Toy made from those Wine Rack Holes!
1/7/2011 Click on image to see closeup.


Brian made this Three into One Party Set. It is a nested set of stacking tables made from pine. The finish is polyurethane. The top and sides are 'waterfall.'
11/6/2010 Click on image to see closeup.


Beadside Table made from 'almost' scrap Pine. Finished in Polyurethane.
5/7/2010 Click on image to see closeup.


These Cutting Boards were made from various woods, some scrap.
11/6/2009 Click on image to see closeup.