Filigree Candle Tray

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Project by jerrells posted 03-05-2014 02:29 PM 1125 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this Filigree Candle tray. It is made from 1/2 inch oak with the center dropped 1/4 inch for a jar candle. It has a hand rubbed coat of tung oil followed by a “French polish” of tung oil. This produces a very smooth finish.

I am already getting ready for the fall craft shows. If I happen to sell a few of these along the way – that is OK. Last year I got caught short – NO MORE.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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#1 posted 03-05-2014 02:32 PM

This tray is a very nice piece of work. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#2 posted 03-05-2014 07:58 PM

It came out beautiful! :) Just lovely!


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#3 posted 03-05-2014 08:22 PM

That perimiter work took a lot of patience! Another fine piece.
Thanks for sharing and good luck at the craft show!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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