Beach combing for driftwood
Beaches are combed for likely pieces of driftwood year round.
Cutting down to size
Once sufficiently dry, the driftwood is then cut down to size for stabilizing.
This driftwood is beautifully spalted with the darker veins of color throughout the wood.
Ready for seaglass!
This piece has been dried, stabilized, and cut to size. It is now ready to have the voids filled with a seaglass tinted resin.
The driftwood has been dried, stabilized, milled, and not filled with sea glass resin. It is now ready to be turned.
On the lathe
Turning to size
Finished driftwood and seaglass pen