I came up with this simple trick to give PVC pipe a realistic wood texture when I built a few plastic didgeridoos a couple of years ago. It would also work for theater, home decor or backyard tiki-bars! Send an invite if you build that last one.
DIY photography backdrop stand- looks like a giant ladder ball game. If you wanted to do one that is DIY i have my apple lap top and we can set this up somewhere. travis cousin did it for their wedding and it was alot of fun