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With its dark gray and white stripes, Gray Striped Ebony is a beautiful hard wood that comes from southeast Asia. A gorgeous wood for a night on the town or a romantic dinner date.
Rings come in all sizes and multiple widths of your choosing. Each ring is handcrafted to your specific size and width. The process of making a bent wood ring involves many steps to ensure the grain of the wood runs around the circumference to ensure a strong ring that will withstand everyday wear.
The nature of wood is unique and each ring will vary in coloration and grain.
Ring Features Include:
I recommend getting sized by a local jeweler using a band type ring sizer. Some rings are not able to be resized due to the crafting process.
My wife Lori and I moved to Alaska in 2015 with the hope of creating a lifestyle off grid, without bills and the drama of the busy city life. I was a helicopter engine mechanic, a 10 year army veteran and just finished a contract overseas. Lori was a CNA and stayed with me overseas during the last part of my contract. Our 4 children moved out, and we no longer needed a 3000 sqft house. We purchased land in Alaska, built a 20'x24' cabin 1 mile into the woods and successfully setup our homestead.
One night after throwing a log in the fire on a -40 degree day, Lori asked about something she seen, a wood ring. I contemplated briefly and said, "I could do that, I think". The next morning I was outside with the chainsaw cutting firewood, that quickly turned into looking for pieces of wood that would make good rings.... And Rob's Alaskan Woodcraft was born.
-Rob Van Sleet
Rob's Alaskan Woodcraft