Wooden bowl made from locally sourced zelkova. Features a contrasiting lighter shade internally. This piece has been lacquered using a traditional heat curing technique, ottchil, that's been used for thousand of years. This technique hardens the lacquer.
This bowl is safe to use for hot and cold food, can be washed with detergent and it's safe to put water in it for a long time.
Measurements: Diameter 22cm x Height 5cm
Sukkeun Kang grew up surrounded by nature in Sokcho-city, Korea, and started his woodworking career in 1997. He initially focused on designing safe wood toys for babies, but has since expanded into decorative objects and craft. His pieces are ceramic-looking creations, with organic and fluid shapes, that showcase his distinctive technique of shaping and lacquering. His work embodies the relationship between traditional craftsmanship and the forces of nature.