Branch Sugar Spoons [S]
A beautiful collection of hand crafted spoons created with branches keeping the original shapes and characteristics of each wood. Using only locally grown and harvested wood in Japan, the Nagano based artist and furniture designer Ibuki Kaiyama of Atelier hi creates unique and precious pieces of artisan spoons making even the distorted shapes and knots of the branches part of the art as well as making each spoon a completely unique piece.
These small spoons are great to go with a cup & saucer or sugar pot.
All of these spoons are made of Japanese wood, the angles, shapes and thickness are of characteristics of the natural branches, created with the Greenwood technique and finished with oil. Each spoon will be packaged with a fine cotton cloth perfect for gifting.
[A] Kaki Persimmon tree(Ebenaceae Diospyros kaki), Approx. 14.8cm / 5.82" long
[B] Kuri Japanese Chestnut(Fagaceae Castanea crenata), Approx. 15.2 cm / 5.98" long
[C] Benikanamemochi(Rosaceae Photinia robin), Approx. 12.2cm / 4.8" long
[D] Mokkoku Japanese Ternstroemia(Theaceae Ternstroemia gymnanthera), Approx. 16.3cm / 6.41" long
[E] Karakogikaede Acer aidzuense(Sapindaceae Acer ginnala Maxim), Approx. 13cm / 5.11" long
Made in Japan