Redwood burl furniture handcrafted from recovered old growth Sierra redwood trees and root systems recovered from the forest floor. These trees and root systems were cut over 100 years ago. The first of large Sierra redwood trees was cut in 1853 in Calaveras Big Trees State Park. Durning the years to fallow many trees were cut some left behind on the forest floor and all of the root systems were left behind. Recovering these hidden treasures off the forest floor, we are cutting down on hazards and extra dry fuel for forest fires. These old growth Sierra redwood burl logs and root systems are cut into free form live edge natural wood slabs. The bark and sap wood is long gone leaving the heart with its dark natural live edge. Master craftsman around the world create one of a kind artistic furniture. The unique deep color tones and burl, curl, knots, sunburst patterns combined with the dark natural live edge are what make this wood so unique.
Old growth redwood slabs and root bases can be found at redwood burl.com You will find a large array of redwood slabs from dining tables, rustic accent tables, driftwood and more.
Large slab redwood burl tables are crafted from these recovered Sierra redwood burl slabs. These rustic tables are crafted with a natural root base or for a contemporary rustic table a metal base or wood base may be used.