Turned Christmas Tree Tealight Holder

Christmas is a great time for making things. So what better reason to introduce my oldest daughter to the lathe in this newest Adventure in the Workshop? She makes a Christmas Tree Tealight Holder from walnut. Her patience for sanding is not the best, but as she says, this way you know you made it yourself.

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Origin of the Rauhnächte & The Devil’s Tealight Holder

This is the first video in a series about the Rauhnächte, those nights “between years”, i.e. around new year. Where I live, these nights were said to have special properties. Learn what they were, and how to score a lump of gold from the devil (but don’t get your hopes up) in this video. Enjoy, and remember to be Inspired!

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Firewood to… Firewood – A Special Tealight Holder

In order to make something that would be eligible for the Challenge Tree contest, I show you how to make a simple tealight holder. Keep watching, though. I said simple, not boring. Enjoy, and remember to be Inspired!

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The Fiery Eye – Lord of the Rings Tealight Holder

This fiery eye started out as an attempt to make something artsy from a number of wedges. It turned into yet another tealight holder, this one a bit on the large side and with a strong Lord of the Rings theme, Enjoy, and remember to Be Inspired!

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