For this table, I imagined, organized and trimmed in my head for a very long time.

When we create with raw wood, sometimes it is a very difficult and long process to find proper materials with which the artist intends to use. (Great textures, dynamic patterns with scars from the aged Zelkova tree, it could be easily cut down by someone else, but for me, it is even more priceless.)

I made the intention to express the strong contrast of the scars from the dynamic patterns of the growth rings. The wounds on the legs tell the story of how hard the tree has lived. I hope that people will feel life from it – to get wounds and scars from experiences but to have a more dynamic and strong spirit.

All connection of parts was made with a Couple Tenon.



Dynamic patterns of the growth rings.



The Beauty of Scars with Chair

I wanted this feeling. but...