One out of one thousand will have the red flame. The tree was a Red Flame Box Elder. The “flame” or the pronounced red mark within the wood is caused by a fungal infection that’s the result a Beatle incursion in which the beetles eat through the bark. I wanted to build a table that would be a focal point of the office. The table is to embody our next step. Found a local “American Vintage” artisan wood shop – went to pick a piece of sycamore and fell in love the box elder because of the red flame and that it represented a scar That could be recovered and beautified and stronger service etc.
These hand crafted totems are made to inspire a closer connection to