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Horseshoe Log Fractal Art Candle Holder

Horseshoe Log Candle Art Holder Bordeaux

Horseshoe Log Candle Art Holder Tranquil

Upcycled glass for reuse and repurposed to create a unique wine bottle art candle holder design. The TRANQUIL bottle is cut on an angle midway between the neck and body. The BORDEAUX is cut on an angle around the neck area of the bottle. A wet belt sander is used to remove outer sharp glass edges and a diamond smoothing cone is used to remove sharp edges on the inside lips of open ended glass vessels. Flame polished finished on all glass cut areas to remove dull areas of the cut.
*Note that upcycled wine bottle may have slight irregularities and imperfections within the origin of the glass. Oil lamp not included with purchase.
The natural edges, wavy grain lines, quilting, unique colors, knots and bark inclusions are the characteristics that define live edge wood. Each wood slab has specific feature and will vary from log to log milled. The pictures shown on this page is evident of the varying difference in grain patterns and characteristics of the wood. This is what makes live edge wood so distinctive and special. Please contact garie@gccreativeworks.com for ordering and availability information.
Arizona grown live edge MESQUITE desert hardwood is uniquely hand-crafted and custom designed from weathered-down trees found in the suburban metropolitan Phoenix area. By acquiring these logs, it allows me to create 100% sustainable, repurposed live edge wood designs.
The bark is removed, sanded, cut a circular ridge to fit the repurposed wine bottle in place.  

*Note that each wood log has a has a unique characteristic and will vary is shape, size, texture and it's not always what's in the picture shown.  Also, the crack on the wood may be visible due to its natural dry cracking process.
Size variations:  8-10“ length, 4-5” diameter (depending on availability of logs)

Upcycled horseshoe are acquired from various ranches in Arizona. Nails removed, sanded rust, patina polished and sprayed with poly acrylic finished. The horseshoes are attached at each end of the log using original horseshoe nails.
A process of applying 20,000 volts of electricity to  the wood surface recreating a lightning strike in slow motion as well as unique abstract figures, tree and vein like shapes.
Hand rubbed clear satin gel polyurethane finished. It brings out the natural beauty of wooden surfaces; durable coating for use on wood surfaces and contains ultraviolet absorbers for advanced sun protection.

To revitalize desert hardwood, apply John Boos mystery oil and wipe off excess.
For live candle or oil lamp use, avoid grabbing the neck of the wine bottle to prevent hand injury. To put out the candle or oil lamp, gently lift the lower part of the wine bottle. GC Creative works is not responsible for any injury cause by the product we produced.
Every piece of functional art I create takes time to make and also depends on the availability of live edge wood materials. For additional inquiries or information about the process to create an art for your home, contact me through all my social media platform. Thank you for having my art be part of your home and family.
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Garie Chavez | Artist & Musician: I have been designing live edge wood art and furniture design since 2015. Patience, persistence, passion and attention to detail are the key ingredients to my creative work. My goal is for my clients to have a piece of art that they cherish, and know that it is truly one of a kind and made especially for them. Thank you for allowing my art to be part of your home and family.

gariechavez@gmail.com | 623-533-9376
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