Brad Humphreys

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Patchwork Bed

Materials:

pieces of wood from pallets  

the frame from a box spring

pieces of scrap 2x4s

screws

tung oil for a non toxic finish

Dimensions: 

75” x 59” x 42”

 A quilter opens a bag of scraps.

I salvage pallets and scrap wood

and piece together a headboard–

a faint stamp hints at the materials’

industrial provenance.

 A repurposed box spring

makes the perfect platform

for my crazy quilt.