Each whale is hand carved from burl wood.
1 left in stock!- Burl wood base
Aside from the single humpback whale with a burl wood base, the other single whales are sitting a top of a piece of drift wood.
The humpback whale with its baby is also sitting atop a piece of drift wood. All of these pieces are one of a kind. Due to the nature of driftwood and burl wood no two pieces are exactly alike and coloration of the wood my differ slightly.
A burl is a tree growth in which the grain has grown in a deformed manner. Usually they are found on the bottom of the tree by the trunk or in the roots growing underground. Burls result in uniquely patterned wood and that wood is highly sought after because of its beauty.
Driftwood is wood that has been washed onto a shore of beach or lake or river by way of the wind tides or waves. All pieces of burl wood are unique.
With this purchase, you can be confident that the piece you receive is like no other!