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Gecko Bottle Holder

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Project by Tiffani4 posted 01-27-2013 09:18 AM 517 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For Christmas I made a bottle holder for y brother-in-law who like geckos. I found a peice of maple at The Home Depot with a good pattern for a gecko. Most of the carving is done with a dremel. The eyes are colored with sharpies and the rest is Crayola crayons. I went out and bought a 120 count box of crayons so I would have enough different greens. I mainly colored within the lines. The dark gray backgorund is a mix of craft paint.





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stefang

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#1 posted 01-27-2013 11:16 AM

Wonderful creative way to give more zing to these bottle holders. Looks cool and keeps the cork wet. What else could one desire? Also kudos for keeping inside the lines!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 01-27-2013 03:39 PM

Pretty Neat-O!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 01-27-2013 04:06 PM

Nice piece of art work. It makes a nice bottle holder.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 03-29-2013 03:06 AM

This is cool, great job

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