Confetti Lamp/ tea light holder

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Project by rockmolsen posted 10-03-2017 01:47 PM 557 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve had this piece of Walnut in the shop for a few months wondering what to do with it and make use of the inclusions. In this weekends organize/clean up exercise I found these Confetti lamps I purchased at a Rockler store probably a year ago. That’s when this idea hit me. It is 13” long and 4” high. The angle for the end cuts is 15 degrees. Sanded to 220 and has 2 coats of Minwax satin wipe-on poly.

Thanks for looking

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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#1 posted 10-03-2017 01:54 PM

I like this rustic piece very much.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#2 posted 10-03-2017 03:26 PM

Looks Nice!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through him that strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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#3 posted 10-03-2017 04:04 PM

I like it!

-- Greg, Tucson Az,

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#4 posted 10-03-2017 04:24 PM

Neat idea and also very well done.
I do always like a little of the live edge look.

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#5 posted 10-03-2017 05:21 PM

love it looks great,a good use of something some would throw out.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#6 posted 10-03-2017 06:02 PM

Great job, I like the idea.

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#7 posted 10-03-2017 11:16 PM

I like it big time but was disappointed when I checked what Confetti lamps where , I thought they shot out confetti LOL

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#8 posted 10-04-2017 11:09 AM

Very well done. This live edge makes it more rustic and romantic look.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 10-07-2017 02:25 AM

love the live edges, really makes this piece stand out.

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