100% solid lilac (Syringa vulgaris) wood wand. The decoration is based on the design of a chain worn around the waist of Cathar Parfaites, according to a book I’m currently reading.
Length: Ca 332 mm or 13″
Diameter: ~10-12 mm
Wood Origin Location: Bullarebygden, Bohuslän (Sweden)
Harvest Method: Garden prunings
Cut, stripped, carved/shaped, dried, sanded, sanded some more, burned, sanded a bit again, and finished off with a coating of clear linseed oil to protect the wood.
Colour variations are due to the wood itself.
Wand Created: 2018