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ehinders
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« on: March 01, 2013 11:35:02 AM »

I had this taper candle holder/lantern thing sitting around forever. Decided it was perfect for my partner for the Steampunk for the home swap.

Before:


Steampunkified:


I painted the wood with hammered copper spray paint, added a string to the dowel that pulleys up the candle and an old lantern part to wind the string around:




I wanted to attach the string to a pulley system, but couldn't figure out how to do it without making the piece even taller than it was. All in all, I think it turned out pretty good.
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« Reply #1 on: March 05, 2013 09:31:56 PM »

Good job transforming it.
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« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2013 07:36:03 AM »

Thanks!  Cheesy
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