In Memory of Rude Osolnik
Ruse Osolnik, 1915-2001, was a Master Woodturner and Teach, Berea, KY.
He earned his BFA & MFA at Bradley University Peoria, IL.
His work is in many museums around the world.
Rude was a friend and teacher.
These candle sticks were designed by Rude.
He literally made thousands of them during his life.
Rude made them out of exotic woods from all over the world.
Your candle sticks are made in his honor.
The candle sticks are weighted with lead in the bottom for stability as Rude originally designed them.