This particular walnut tree is tougher and more dense than walnut typically is. The homeowner said the massive tree, with a 40 inch diameter trunk (without the bark!), had blown over in a storm and had been laying on the ground for eight years before the wood found its way to me.
Wood source: Reclaimed from a residential tree removal in Overland Park, Kansas.
NOTE: This spatula is designed for flipping and turning and should not be used for heavy duty chopping.
Every item offered by Bastionhead Woodworks is handmade and one-of-a-kind. The grain of each workpiece is carefully evaluated to achieve the best combination of strength, durability, and beauty. Both power tools and traditional hand tools are used, and each tool judiciously, but all finish work is performed with a scrutinizing attention to detail. Finished utensils are given a coat of olive oil.
- Hand wash only in soap and water with a gentle dish cloth.
- Do NOT soak.
- Do NOT put in the dishwasher.
- Apply food-safe oil as necessary, only when competely dry.