Chunky Yew Candle Holder

My brother made this chunky, rustic candle holder for us for Xmas. He thinks the yew comes from a very old tree. He specialises in rustic greenwood furniture and accessories like this candle holder – I think it’s always nice to receive something hand-made – we have certainly been putting it to good use! (see The Green Man link on the right).

Yew Candle Holder
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One thought on “Chunky Yew Candle Holder

  1. The yew tree we beleive was 3000 years old? This was a tree that had died. the tree was taken down for safety reasons. The grain has very rich colours and patterns. I’m using some of the wood to make a welsh stick chair (forerunner of the windsor chair.
    Neill

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