For Sale

To purchase an item please contact me using the Contact page to arrange the best payment and shipping methods. Prices do not include shipping or any special packaging that may be required.

If you see an item that has been sold that you would like to purchase, please let me know and I’ll see if I can reproduce it or something similar.

Note: Items for sale are listed or displayed for sale elsewhere, so may already be sold.

  • Darning Mushroom
    Darning Mushroom
    Darning Mushroom

    Classic Darning Mushroom, used to mend holes in socks. Ensures that the stitches are tight and even. (Blockheads not included)

    Made from Rimu and Silver Beech.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $30 NZD

  • Darning Egg – Frog
    Darning Egg - Frog
    Darning Egg – Frog

    Classic Darning Egg, used to mend holes in socks. Ensures that the stitches are tight and even. (Frog not included)

    Made from Rimu and Silver Beech.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $30 NZD

  • Darning Egg – Dragon
    Darning Egg - Dragon
    Darning Egg – Dragon

    Classic Darning Egg, used to mend holes in socks. Ensures that the stitches are tight and even. (Dragon not included)

    Made from Rimu and Silver Beech.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $30 NZD

  • Threading Tool
    Threading Tool
    Threading Tool

    Threading Tool for threading a Diz (two shown, Diz not included). Very thin stainless steel wire will pull through 1mm hole.

    Made from Rimu timber turned on a traditional pole lathe and thin stainless steel wire.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $15 NZD (each)

  • Diz 2-6mm
    Diz 2-6mm
    Diz 2-6mm

    Diz with 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6mm drafting holes.

    What is a Diz? A Diz allows wool fibres to be drafted through the sized hole to create a nest of roving. This roving nest is much easier to spin on a drop spindle.

    Made from figured Silkwood and finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $15 NZD

  • Milking Stool
    Milking Stool
    Milking Stool

    Rustic, Ebonized, Red Beech Milking Stool (set of 2 available). These are very solid stools with considerable weight. Perfect for milking, hallway display or individual coffee table. Three legs ensure a very stable base on uneven surfaces.

    Approximately 320mm tall with 230mm seat top.

    Ebonizing produces a wonderfully rustic, deep black finish. Sealed with Tung Oil, Shellac and a final polish of Beeswax.

    $85 NZD (each)

  • Turkish Drop Spindle

    Turkish drop spindles have the advantage of creating a turtle shaped ball that is simple to remove by sliding off the arms when finished.

    Made on request from a selection of timber. Pictured spindle has Rimu arms and Totara shaft (turned on traditional pole lathe). Finished with Tung Oil and Beeswax.

    $45 NZD

  • Honey Dipper
    Honey Dipper
    Honey Dipper

    Selection of Honey Dippers available.

    These are medium/large, approximately 200mm in length

    Made from SIlver Beech and turned on a traditional handmade pole lathe.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    Blockheads not included – sold separately.

    $15 NZD (each)

  • Apprentice Wand
    Apprentice Wand
    Apprentice Wand

    The Wand chooses the Wizard

    Prized Apprentice Wand made from Ebonized Red Beech, finished with multiple layers of Tung Oil and Shellac, followed by a Beeswax coating.

    Includes a small booklet detailing the story and features of the wand and a spell pullout page.

    Approximately 300mm (12 Inches) in length.

    $25 NZD

  • Kiwi
    Kiwi Pair
    Kiwi Pair

    Delightful Kiwi representative pieces. Display well as a group, a pair or individually.

    Body made from Rimu with beaks either Totara or Beech. Two finishes available:

    i) Tung Oil and Beeswax – matte finish

    ii) Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax – gloss finish

    $40 NZD (each)

  • Necklace – hei matau
    hei matau
    hei matau

    The fish hook shape of the hei matau has origins in Māori legend, which tells of Te Ika a Maui, a huge fish that was caught by the great mariner using only a woven line and a hook made from the jawbone of his grandmother.

    For the Māori, the hei matau is taonga (a cultural treasure). It represents not only their land, but also prosperity, fertility and safe passage over water.

    Handmade necklace from curly grain Silkwood (Flindersia brayleyana) and leather. Finished with shellac, carnauba wax and beeswax.

    $45 NZD

  • Butter Spreader
    Butter Spreader
    Butter Spreader

    Large Butter Spreader for lots of soft butter spreading or for those that prefer a larger, easy grip handle. Approximately 210mm (8.25 inches) in length.

    Made from Beech. Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $18 NZD

  • Blue Scoop – Smooth
    Blue Scoop - Smooth
    Blue Scoop – Smooth

    Medium/Large scoop. Approximately 65mm inside diameter.

    Made from Beech. Finished with Milk Paint (blue), Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax. These are great for things like Rice or for those who use a lot of Coffee Beans.

    $30 NZD

  • Blue Scoop – Scalloped
    Blue Scoop - Scalloped
    Blue Scoop – Scalloped

    Medium/Large scoop. Approximately 70mm inside diameter.

    Made from Beech. Finished with Milk Paint (white under blue), Tung Oil and Beeswax. These are great for things like Rice or for those who use a lot of Coffee Beans.

    $30 NZD

  • Eating Spoon – Stars
    Eating Spoon - Stars
    Eating Spoon – Stars

    Well shaped (crank) spoon for eating. With Kohlrosed star patterns.

    Made from Beech. Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $24 NZD

  • Flat Spoon – Bee
    Flat Spoon - Bee
    Flat Spoon – Bee

    A flat round spoon with Bee Kohlrosing .

    Made from Beech. Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $20 NZD

  • Chopsticks
    Chopsticks
    Chopsticks

    Made from Beech and Rimu. The colours are more distinct than is shown in the image. Other colours available on request. These make a real statement when presented on the table.

    Finished with Milk Paint, Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $15 NZD each pair

  • Blockheads
    Blockheads on a Banana
    Blockheads on a Banana

    My take on Blockheads. I typically have a few available for sale, but can make them out of specific wood that I have available and colours to suit, if I can source the thread. I’m happy to make suggested variations on request. Full, standing height to top of hair is approximately 120mm (4.7 Inches). Sizes may vary.

    The ones pictured are made from Beech and finished with Tung Oil and Beeswax.

    $10 NZD each

  • Mother and Baby Duck
    Mother and Baby Duck
    Mother and Baby Duck

    Made from a light coloured Beech.

    Mother stands approximately 200mm (8 Inches) tall.

    Finished with Tung Oil, Shellac and Beeswax.

    $50 NZD