LumberJocks

Seven Tea Light holder

  • Advertise with us
Project by Jim Jakosh posted 05-24-2016 02:01 AM 1130 views 3 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a gift for my step daughter. It is made of Chestnut with walnut cups.
The center bottom swivels to expose the additional 2 lights. The top has a 92” radius crown.

It is 2 1/8” wide, 2 1/8” high and 12” long and finished with satin lacquer

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!





17 comments so far

View firefighterontheside's profile

firefighterontheside

18658 posts in 1937 days


#1 posted 05-24-2016 02:23 AM

That’s neat Jim.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2733 posts in 3679 days


#2 posted 05-24-2016 03:11 AM

very cool Jim!!

The Sedcokid!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View Festus56's profile

Festus56

3173 posts in 1309 days


#3 posted 05-24-2016 03:42 AM

Nice job Jim, I like that. Well done !!

-- Mark -- Really we're not crazy, just "Limited Editions" -- http://www.jmh-limited-editions.com/home.html --

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

10204 posts in 4133 days


#4 posted 05-24-2016 04:24 AM

Very COOL…

She will love it!

Nice the way the middle section works.

COOL design!

COOL job DONE!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

7539 posts in 2124 days


#5 posted 05-24-2016 04:29 AM

Nice job on the way they fold in Jim. By the way , that’s a great looking piece of chestnut.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

View luv2learn's profile

luv2learn

2801 posts in 2383 days


#6 posted 05-24-2016 04:59 AM

You are one creative guy Jim. Nicely done.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

View Bob Collins's profile

Bob Collins

2526 posts in 3764 days


#7 posted 05-24-2016 05:06 AM

Very neat Jim, will make a great gift, like the idea of the swivel section.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

12666 posts in 2948 days


#8 posted 05-24-2016 05:46 AM

Always beautiful and original ideas from you. In fact there are two designs in one. You can change them when one gets bored.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Cliff 's profile

Cliff

1239 posts in 1804 days


#9 posted 05-24-2016 06:47 AM

Jim, very nice. The swivel is a good idea and is a compact way to squeeze in 2 more Tea Lights. There is something very peaceful about Tea Lights. They have them in Catholic Church’s in Australia.

Nice combination of woods too.

Regards,

Cliff.

-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

View poospleasures's profile

poospleasures

762 posts in 2565 days


#10 posted 05-24-2016 11:19 AM

Real nice Jim. You have more ideas than I have nails.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

View Roger's profile

Roger

20931 posts in 2885 days


#11 posted 05-24-2016 12:21 PM

Very slick Jim.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

20906 posts in 3186 days


#12 posted 05-24-2016 12:56 PM

Thank you all for the nice comments. We have a similar holder and she commented several times how she would like one for tea lights. The party is Sat night so I had to move on it. I’ll never run out of tea lights…........ I bought a cube of them at IKEA ( 100 lights).

I did get in a little lathe work with the cups. I don’t feel right if something is not spun every day!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

31972 posts in 2947 days


#13 posted 05-24-2016 01:33 PM

This is a very nice project, Jim. I like the design very much.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View BigMig's profile

BigMig

449 posts in 2694 days


#14 posted 05-24-2016 09:50 PM

Very innovative, Jim. A nice benefit is that tea lights don’t obstruct the view of people across the diner table.

Cheers!

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

20906 posts in 3186 days


#15 posted 05-24-2016 10:20 PM

Thanks Charles and Mike!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com