Walnut Tealight Holder with textured top

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Project by jap posted 10-11-2012 09:15 AM 1266 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from a scrap piece of a live edge walnut table, the top of the tealight holder was the “live edge” part, but there was dirt on it. So i brushed it with a wire brushed a it and it looked real cool, i chamfered the edges on a whim with a plane, what do you guys think of it?

-- Joel

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#1 posted 10-12-2012 01:29 AM

Nice tea light holder. Did you use a hand wire brush or a wire wheel?...............Jim

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#2 posted 10-12-2012 12:05 PM

Thanks, I used a hand wire brush with very stiff bristles.

-- Joel

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#3 posted 07-05-2013 05:11 PM

Really like the wire brush texture. The chamfered edges add to the worn, aged look of the piece. Is the front edge cut at an angle or is it just camera angle? Thanks for sharing Joel!

-- God bless, Candy

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#4 posted 07-06-2013 02:20 AM

CFrye, the front edge is angled.

-- Joel

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