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Jerusalem Stone Candlesticks

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Jerusalem Stone Candlesticks

Students can create these beautiful candlesticks from Jerusalem stone. Detailed instructions for creating these candlesticks are available in the BJE book Celebrating Israel Through the Arts by Linda Carol Sonin.

For this project, you will need:

18-20 stones for 2 candlesticks

Shabbat Candle Drip Cups: 2 per student

Glue that is non-toxic, nonflammable, and bonds stone to stone and stone to metal

Jerusalem Stone Shabbat Candles (451.6 KiB, 126 downloads)