Stunning Irish Olive Ash Highly Figured Salad bowl with beaded detail and featuring natural voids.Made in our workshop on the borders of Co Carlow, Kildare, and Laois in Ireland.
The timber for this project was sourced from Co Waterford. What beauty was hidden beneath the bark of this tree? The tree was estimated to be 170 years old which would mean it was grown around the time of the famine. This tree was a victim of storm Ophelia.
This wood is Highly figured making it a very desirable piece, it has rich warm tones running trough the piece which are appealing to the eye.
This bowl has been twice turned, firstly wet turned and allowed to dry naturally in our workshop in 2018.
It was again turned when it had reach optimum moisture content, before being finished to the above shape.
This bowl has been finished in a food-safe natural oil.
Approx Measurements 240mm X 100mm
Wood Care: Wash all items in a warm lightly soaped water, drying immediately after.
Do not soak your item in water, do not leave to drip dry.
Apply a coat of food-safe oil several times a year to preserve the finish.