BRITISH AND HANDMADE
INDIVIDUAL TURNED ITEMS WHICH REVEAL THE TRUE BEAUTY OF WOOD AND NOW SOME HAVE ENAMELLED CABOUCHONS FOR EXTRA EFFECT, COME INSIDE AND SEE WHAT i MEAN !
Stylish and quite weighty vase in recycled school desk Oak which I have glued together and then turned this modern stylish shape which has then been textured to resemble a bark effect. The vase has a removable plastic tube liner so that it can hold real flowers. It stands 183mm tall and is 68mm at its widest point, while the liner is 134mm tall and 28mm wide. After being textured the outside has been finished with two coats of clear lacquer and inside has been finished with hard wax oil to give some water repellent properties.
At last! A wooden vase which can be used for fresh flowers – sure to be a talking point! I decided to start this year off doing some of this laminated work and it has worked out quite well, the bark effect figuring suits the Oak grain and there will be other pieces using the same technique soon. This item I feel would make a lovely Valentines day gift with a few roses placed in it. Whilst the wax oil provides some protection against water spillage these should be mopped up quickly and the liner does not require much water to fill it up. It is pleasing to be able to give these oak pieces a new life other than firewood.
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The item you see here is the one you will receive and I have aimed to provide dimensions which are as accurate as possible. Please note that wood is a natural product and can be affected by its environment, for example being placed in an overheated setting. Items will be sent by Royal Mail. Unless you are returning an item because it is proven to be faulty, please note that the return cost will be payable by you. Unless the item is faulty, only the cost of the item will be refunded. If postage is refunded, it will be to the value of Royal Mail 2nd Class Parcel Post. Normal practice is to enclose a copy of the receipt with the item; however, if you would like me to email it to you instead (if it is for a gift and going straight to the recipient, for example), please indicate this in Notes to Seller at the time of ordering. I will refund unused postage if smaller items are sent with other orders and the parcel is within the postage rate costs.