Juniper Log Candle Holder with Wood Burned Scroll Work

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Project by Tim & Candy Hicks posted 03-05-2012 03:20 PM 3431 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been playing around with wood burning and actually have only one tip. So this was a test on patience, it didn’t come out as sharp as I would have hoped, but I am sure I can do better when I order new tips for my wood burner. I did enjoy working on this piece, but was also glad when it was finished.


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#1 posted 03-05-2012 03:24 PM

WOW .. your woodburning really adds attraction to the piece. Well balanced.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#2 posted 03-05-2012 04:18 PM

nice work, do have a nibs burner?

-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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#3 posted 03-05-2012 04:39 PM

Beautiful work and exceptional detailing. Fantastic piece. I really like this a lot!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#4 posted 03-05-2012 07:31 PM

That is very inspirational and creative and you can’t claim that you were limited by your tools. I think that it looks great.

-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"

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Tim & Candy Hicks

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#5 posted 03-05-2012 07:49 PM

I guess, as an artist, I will always pick my pieces apart and find areas where I can do better and be able to improve and I do feel limited by my tools and know that when I get my new tips the pieces will be even better.

I know very little about wood burning or different types of burners, the extent of my knowledge is that you buy a wood burner, the tip gets hot and it burns wood hahaha. The burner that I have is one from walmart out of the hobby section.

Thanks again for all your comments and support this is truly a great place to share work,

Thanks again
Candy Hicks


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#7 posted 03-05-2012 09:27 PM

That is really something.

Nice Work. You must have a lot of patience!


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#8 posted 03-06-2012 05:00 AM

Very striking! Good work.

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#9 posted 03-21-2012 06:04 PM

wooow nice.

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