candle stand

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Project by grizzman posted 01-06-2012 06:36 PM 1586 views 0 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a stand i made to display some candles on, i was given a very special gift from sheila Landry, and i wanted it put in a special place, so it will go here on top and i will display it along with some new candle boxes i made, but i will post them separate from this, ok, this project is made from three woods, walnut , cherry , and maple, the sides are walnut and the shelves are made from cherry, and there is a maple band one each side of this piece in each leg, the screw holes are plugged with walnut plugs, and it is finished with three coats of lacquer, i really enjoy doing this project and feel its a proper place to display some special work and a wonderful gift. thanks you for looking…grizzman

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#1 posted 01-06-2012 06:40 PM

Very pretty, nice detail work

-- Vladimir, Atlanga, GA

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#2 posted 01-06-2012 06:41 PM

Very very nice grizz, I don’t know where you get your plans but they come out great.
Keep posting more so we can copy LOL

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#3 posted 01-06-2012 06:56 PM



Love the design and choice of woods!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 01-06-2012 07:15 PM

Beautiful result and great craftsmanship Grizz. The wood combo and the pegs really look good together. I liked your photo set-up too. Looks very professional.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 01-06-2012 07:54 PM

I’m pretty sure Grizz doesn’t use plans. Pretty amazing, to me !

Yet another beauty, Grizz. You just keep bangin’ ‘em out, and I’ll just keep telling you how great they are.

Deal ???

-- -- Neil

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#6 posted 01-06-2012 08:50 PM

It’s a beautiful piece Grizz. The color combinations are eye-catching, particularly the maple against the walnut. The feet are unique and add a classy touch to the stand.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#7 posted 01-06-2012 09:21 PM

Never seen anything as good as this…really love the curves…

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#8 posted 01-06-2012 10:43 PM

Thats very very nice grizzman. Everyone is right, all of your stff is always original looking. You have a fertile mind sir and I for one have thoroughly enoyed seeing and garnering ideas from many of you works. Thanks, as always, for sharing with us all.

-- I was born at a very young age, as I grew up, I got older.

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#9 posted 01-06-2012 10:59 PM

It just makes me want to kneel and pray that I will be back in the shop making beautiful pieces such as yours. Thanks for sharing.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#10 posted 01-06-2012 11:22 PM

Have you been practicing or something?



-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#11 posted 01-06-2012 11:33 PM

That looks like a church kneeler for mice!! Seriously… beautiful wood and a nice build (on the candleholder, not you! ;-)

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#12 posted 01-07-2012 12:24 AM

Very pretty! I love the scroll piece for the candle.

-- Janice

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#13 posted 01-07-2012 12:49 AM

awh shucks…you probably gotta nice build too grizz, just ain’t wood
Nice build

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#14 posted 01-07-2012 01:23 AM

Another beautiful candle stand, Grizz.

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#15 posted 01-07-2012 01:51 AM

You are working up a storm bud each projects better than the last.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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