LumberJocks

Oak Goncalo Alves Candlestick Holders

  • Advertise with us
Project by KomputerMan posted 444 days ago 542 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A couple of years ago I got a lathe so I could play around with turning. These two candlesticks turned (sic) out OK… not great though. THe biggest problem I had was my pivoting lathe head wasn’t properly aligned up with the tail so I couldn’t center the woods properly. Oh well… live and learn!!! The candle stick holders were made from Oak and Goncalo Alves.

-- Have an Ordinary Day ~|:-)





3 comments so far

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14363 posts in 2663 days


#1 posted 444 days ago

Those are cool, I like them. Nice finish on them.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View Sanding2day's profile

Sanding2day

922 posts in 444 days


#2 posted 444 days ago

Love the contrast see what your talking about but would have to simply call it unique and move on… Look fantastic!!

-- Dan

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11216 posts in 773 days


#3 posted 441 days ago

Wow! They turned out really beautiful, like the interesting shapes and patterns on wood and the finish sets it up. Great work!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase