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CANDLE HOLDER

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Project by dingle posted 02-12-2012 08:19 PM 998 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project is a candle holder that is made from Mesquite. I began turning it realizing it had a couple exposed worm holes. Once I got through the sap wood I realized the worm holes were much deeper than I realized. I went a head and continued and as can be seen from the photos the worm holes give the piece much character. There is one worm hole that is actually a tunned through the piece. This was finished with clear lacquer spray.





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#1 posted 02-13-2012 03:51 PM

Very cool lookng candle holder, love the wood color and finish. It does have unique character. Very nice project.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 02-13-2012 04:23 PM

Very nice I agree that the worm holes add to the piece.

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#3 posted 02-22-2012 04:29 AM

Cool candle holder. It has character!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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