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Native Australian timber pen - Bull Oak

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For a beautiful Australian gift that will stand the test of time, a luxurious hand crafted pen, made from sustainably sourced native Australian timber, is the ultimate in natural beauty and practicality.

Carefully shaped and crafted to showcase the splendour of each piece of native Bull Oak, these beautiful pens are built to last with top quality pen mechanisms. A sturdy screw on-cap safeguards the ceramic roller, and top-shelf refillable Schmidt brand ink cartridges in black ensure writing is a pleasure that will last and last. A satisfying weight in the hand, with the gold-coloured clip and base bringing out the warmth in the timber, pens are perfectly balanced for writing comfort.  

Pens measure 13 cm long, with the barrel measuring approximately 1.5cm wide, and the cap slightly wider at 1.8 cm. Pens come in a presentation case ready for gifting.

Carefully crafted wtih love in Victoria's Yarra Valley from locally sourced reclaimed or recycled timber or naturally fallen trees.

Bull Oak is a species of Ironwood tree native to Australia, with a unique circular grain, which grows between 5-15 metres tall. Bull Oak is one of the hardest native timbers in Australia, providing an important food source for the red-tailed black cockatoo in Western Victoria. The timber is a medium colour with a warm undertone.

 

About the artist

Peter is a Victorian wood worker with a passion for native Australian timbers, and a growing collection of beautifully made hand-tools. Escaping to the workshop, Peter delights in finding a hidden form within a reclaimed piece of native timber, just waiting to be found. Through experimentation, self-education and dedication, Peter has expanded his techniques and product range from bowls and vases to bespoke treasure chests and luxurious hand turned timber pens.