Natural Edge In Balance

“Natural Edge In Balance”

Materials: Spaltled Alder, Walnut and Granite

Dimensions: 70” x 16” x 36”

This Alder plank was thrown into a firewood pile at a local wood mill because it checked (cracked) I saw its potential and decided to allow it to spalt (partially rot) for a year. Spalting is the process of controlled rotting that is shown on the plank as the fine black lines.  To hold the plank from splitting further I incorporated these very unique walnut keys and and repeated the design curve throughout the piece.  The angular Granite stone counters the smooth curves of the table and anchors the base. 

$4900 – Art Junction Gallery – Whistler BC

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