Burl wood pen blank pack - 4 blanks
Burl wood pen blank pack. Great gift idea for a penturner! Includes four blanks: Blond Gmelia Burl, Crape Myrtle Burl, Box Elder Burl, Maple Burl. Blanks measure minimum of 3/4" square by 5" long.
Burl is a rare, abnormal growth on a tree that has beautiful swirling figure and eyes and is often used in high end furniture.
Blond Gmelia Burl: Gmelia burl comes from Southeast Asia and is known for its beautiful knots and swirls, Gmelia is commonly used for crafting musical instruments.
Crape Myrtle Burl: Crape Myrtle Burl, or 'Mai Puay Burl' comes from South East Asia. The eyes and curls in the wood are closely clustered together. The wood has a reddish brown shine and the wood will darken when left in the sunlight. While some pieces have a curled grain, Crape Myrtle Burl is normally straight grained and light in weight.
Box Elder Burl: Blonde to golden colour, with some gray possible. Beautifuly detailed burl figure when finished.
Maple Burl: The wild grain of maple burl has eyes and swirls of varying size and hue. Colour ranges from creamy white to light red-brown.
Your blanks will be selected at random. The blanks in the photograph are representative only and may differ slightly from the image.
Price is per pack in Canadian dollars.