Candle holder for Mom

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Project by rweitz posted 12-29-2010 09:42 AM 1894 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Went through the LJ site and got some inspiration for this. Used some scraps in the shop and knocked this out the day before Christmas for a little something extra for Mom.

The log portion was from a neighbor who had some trees fall on his house last winter and I picked some cherry tree limbs and some oak limbs for just such a project. 2” forestner bit for the holes, 99cent glass cups and some poplar feet. Wiped on some cherry poly to seal the log and stained the feet a dark mahogany to keep them in the background. Rubbed on a bit of wax for the final finish and taa daa!

-- You cannot build a reputation on what you are going to do. - Henry Ford

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#1 posted 12-29-2010 10:38 AM

I bet she liked it… has a nice, rustic charm! Very Festive!

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#2 posted 12-30-2010 11:00 PM

Nice job! I’m sure mom Love it!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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