Introduction: Miniature Candlesticks

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How cute are these miniature candlesticks?!
Here's how I made them...

Step 1: You Will Need

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All you need is two wooden kebab skewers, or cocktail sticks for small candles, four round beads and two flatter beads.

Step 2: Assemble the Candlesticks

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Cut the kebab skewers to the desired length, mine were 5cm, and glue the flatter beads at the bottom, then a round bead, and then a bit further up add the second round bead.

Step 3: Painting

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Once the glue is dried you can paint the candlesticks.
I chose cream for the candles and gold for the sticks.
A few coats of acrylic paint covered up the brightly coloured plastic beads I used.

Step 4:

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And they're finished, ready to be put where ever you like.

More of my art and crafts can be viewed on my blog
http://thecraftartykid.blogspot.co.uk/ 

Comments

OliviaA1 (author)2014-11-15

Love these! Also, for the candle part you could also use a piece of rolled paper with a piece of embroidery string in it [to make a "wick"]

porcupinemamma (author)2013-01-30

Wow! They are sooooo cute! Thanks, for showing how to make them. My husband thanks you too (not.) Now I will have one other little project on the go ;0) lol

porcupinemamma (author)2013-01-30

Wow! They are sooooo cute! Thanks, for showing how to make them. My husband thanks you too (not.) Now I will have one other little project on the go ;0) lol

porcupinemamma (author)2013-01-30

Wow! They are sooooo cute! Thanks, for showing how to make them. My husband thanks you too (not.) Now I will have one other little project on the go ;0) lol

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