Any interior looks more interesting and comfortable if it is filled with a variety of accessories and parts. It can be paintings, candles, decorative pillows. If you decide to decorate the room with candles, you can not do without candlesticks. In this article we will show you how to make candle holder from wood with your own hands.
Materials and tools for making the candle:
- trimming of timber 50×50 mm in different length (the cross section of the beam may be different)
- shells, or any other decor (buttons, pebbles)
- carpenter’s glue
- glue gun
- paint sea green
- pen drill bit, whose diameter corresponds to the diameter of your candles
How to make a stylish candle holder
Pick up scraps of lumber of different length, or sawed solid timber pieces. Try to put them together so as to obtain a billet.
Glue the wedges carpenter’s glue, secure them with clamp and let dry.
On the top edges of the bars and drill holes for candles. In our case the diameter of hole 22 mm, depth of about 25-30 mm.
Treat all surfaces, corners and edges with sandpaper. Paint the candlestick. We chose a nautical theme, so I used turquoise paint. You can choose paint on your own.
The lower part of the candlestick glue shells or other decorative elements. This is best to use a glue gun.
Insert candles into the holes. Stylish candlestick made of wood ready.