Skull Candle Holder - PVC

Create a hand-carved skull to hold your candles!

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Step 1: DIY PVC Skull Candle Holder - Overview

This is a great project that is easy to do, and doesn't cost much to make happen.

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You will need:

  1. white candle
  2. white PVC pipe sized to fit tightly around candle
  3. Dremel tool with carving + sanding bits
  4. Black paint (optional)

Directions:

  1. cut PVC to be slight shorter than candle
  2. draw skull on PVC with pencil
  3. relief carve the PVC to desired effect
  4. Optional - add paint to deep areas for added depth.
  5. place candle and enjoy a piece of candy
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    seamster

    3 years ago

    Very cool! I really like the way your skull turned out. Impressive carving skills! : )