Burr oak is hard and brittle so this venture was an experiment in the working qualities of this particular timber. It features oak leaves and purple hairstreak butterflies which are synonymous with oak forests. The finished spoon is extremely fragile and the design would have been better suited to a more robust choice of timber.
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