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Reclaimed Wood Candle Box.

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Project by Monkeyshines posted 04-14-2011 06:38 PM 1559 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

All wood has been reclaimed. The main box is resawn maple with cherry box joints. The heart is cedar. The topper is made from alternating strips of maple and cherry. I oiled it with Linseed then applied a sealer coat of gloss poly, then 2 more coats of poly after sanding with jewelers paper. It was a great project and a gift for my Mom’s birthday ~ she loved it!

-- Monkeyshines





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Dennisgrosen

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#1 posted 04-14-2011 10:05 PM

nice job :-)
great recycling
welcome to L J enjoy and have fun but be aware it can be addictive …. LOL

Dennis

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#2 posted 06-11-2011 07:20 PM

You say reclaimed and I say re-awesomed!

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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