Meaning stories in Xhosa, Instomi celebrates the uniqueness of timber and tells the story of the tree from which it is made. Using a repeat pattern of the pith of the tree with a timber or metal surround, this design reveals the lifeblood of the tree while the end grain allows us to count its and to see the conditions in which it grew.
The Instomi Range Instomi(meaning stories in Xhosa), tells the story of the oak tree from which it is made, with the pith of the oak tree is central to the architectural silhouette of pieces found in the range. The end grain evident throughout the wood is a consistent detail in every piece of the range.
: H850, W1750, D500