Candle holder, Challenge-15

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Project by Gianni posted 04-01-2013 02:56 AM 1395 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Original dimension, 3/4×3 1/2×36 with a nice warp and twist. Glued, ripped in three, stained the middle chunk and reglued. Sprayed w poly, should get a sanding and another coat but seeing as I am out of time, it’s what I got.

Didn’t think I would do this since i was on travel all week, but thought this up and had an hour this morning. A fun project, even though the other entries blow it out of the water.

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#1 posted 04-01-2013 03:01 AM

Green stripe is cool looking, great build don’t sell yourself short. Looks great!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#2 posted 04-01-2013 09:13 AM

I like it, very nice.

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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#3 posted 04-01-2013 10:25 AM

Looks better than the two i have done… Good work….

-- arnies

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#4 posted 04-01-2013 12:03 PM

That is MUCH nicer than the one I DIDN’T make!!!
Kudos, for finding the time & posting a wonderful entry!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#6 posted 04-01-2013 07:48 PM

Great looking candle holder! Adds a nice cheery light to a rainy night!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#7 posted 04-04-2013 12:45 PM

As Woody Allen remarked “Eighty percent of success is just showing up”.
Good impromptu entry, my cannons are quiet.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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