Candlestick in copper and wood

Author avatar Auguste & Claire | Last edit 9/12/2019 by Clementflipo

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Simple candlestick made of copper and wood
20 minute(s)
20 EUR (€)
Other languages:
English • ‎français
License : Attribution (CC BY)


  • 3 candles
  • 4 tee fittings copper
  • 3 spigots copper
  • A brush handle 65 cm long and 22 mm in diameter


  • A small saw
  • Sandpaper
  • Glue contact
  • Posca paint markers of any type of media

Step 1 - Cut the pieces of wood

Sawing the wood pieces in:

  • 1 x 10 cm long
  • 1 x 15 cm long
  • 1 x 20 cm long
  • 5 x 5 cm long

Step 2 - Sand the wood pieces

Sand with sandpaper the ends of each piece of wood to get them fit easily in the copper joins.

Step 3 - Glue and assemble the candlestick

Glue each end of the wood and assemble them with copper as the photo.

Step 4 - Cut the candles

Cut the candles to give them different sizes.

Step 5 - Decorating candles

Bring your final touch: decorate the candles using the paint markers.

Step 6 - Ta Da!

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