Cocobolo Cutoff Candle Crafts

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Project by Elwood89 posted 933 days ago 1276 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another quick and easy project; start to finish same day.

Love Cocobolo. This is such a beautiful wood. I feel fortunate to be able to work with it, even on a small project like this.

Making it up as I go along (as usual), I’m happy with the idea of using the sapwood and natural edge as the base for these candle holders. That seems to have worked out well.

Finished with Teak oil.

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#1 posted 933 days ago

Nice work I really like the wood .

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#2 posted 933 days ago

Love the wood as well. Nice job showwing the true grain of the wood.

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

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#3 posted 932 days ago

That sapwood sets off the gorgeous grain of that Cocobolo. Way to incorporate it in your projects.

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