Tasmanian hand-carved olive wood spoons

Tasmanian hand-carved olive wood spoons

If you hate waste then take a look at what a talented craftsman can make out of my wonky olive prunings!

I didn’t want to use my olive prunings for firewood (although it burns really well!) so I’ve found someone to turn them into something functional AND beautiful instead. I met David from Phoenix Creations on Instagram,and when I visited him in his studio I was blown away by his work. Each spoon is different, because David carves them depending on the individual characteristics of each branch I take him. (more…)