Each board is hand-selected, piece-by-piece for their natural color, grain and character marks, such as knots and mineral streaks. Just as the trees in our forests are not identical, each individual hardwood board has its own unique markings. As such you will notice the grain variations that help distinguish each board as a unique work of natural art. It is not uncommon to find different grain contrasts in the same board of solid wood. The lighter grain was closer to the tree's bark (sapwood) and the darker grain was closer to the tree's center (heartwood). Skilled Artisan's cut each individual board to length and plane them to multiple thicknesses to enhance the 3-dimensional visual of wood.
Afterward, each board is individually hand finished, an art form that involves an expert eye, a craftsman's touch, and the attention to detail. With the feature natural character of wood and becomes a focal point to any room it is placed in. 3D Wooden Mosaics are Great for accent walls, doors, wall decor, headboards, columns, backsplash, etc.