Wild European Oak

May 2015

The brief from our client was for a reclaimed aesthetic. So during a recent trip to a specialist Swiss veneer merchant, we were pleased to come across this unique oak log. It grew on a remote Swiss mountain side and was speculatively converted to a thick-cut veneer. For a long time it was left on the shelf by conventional buyers and then we came along …

The material is structurally unsound, but we are currently in the process of carefully bonding it to a stable substrate. We will let you know how it turns out in due course.