A laser engraved ceramic carving knife - a Japanese theme.
A new technique - Chip Carving, super sharp knives with short blades to cut each “chip” in one sweeping pass.
Colin - carved on the face of the Danta in Japanese (KELIN). Dante is a dense regular grain ideal for chip carving.
For my nephew and friend Colin Budworth on his 50th birthday, 30th January 2013. Danta, Pink Ivory, African Blackwood. August 2012 to January 2013. One of a pair of boxes made in parallel.
BOX #16 KELIN