GO WITH THE GRAIN
Barret Werk, founder of Werk Arts, combines form and function to create wood and bamboo furniture, accessories and custom bike frames
1. MANGO COFFEE TABLE
Spalted Hawai‘i Island-grown mango wood with natural wild color and grain variations is fused with O‘ahu-grown bamboo with decorative hand-built joinery to create a versatile conversation piece.
2. DANISH MILKER STOOL
The fusion of bamboo and wood makes the joinery materials stronger than either alone in this versatile stool with a sculpted reclaimed redwood seat and simple design. [$178] 3. MANGO YOGA BLOCK
Spalted mango wood, aged on the slopes of Kīlauea to form unique grain patterns, adds stability to your yoga practice.
Custom engraving available.
4. CUSTOM BAMBOO BIKE FRAMES
Hand built on O‘ahu with Hawai‘i-grown bamboo, the sturdy frame features custom joinery using plant-based epoxy and fiber joinery for a naturally smooth ride.
[starting at $1,400]
5. LARGE MONKEYPOD CHOPPING BLOCK
Made from O‘ahu-grown monkeypod sourced from salvaged landscape trimmings, the chopping blocks are naturally antimicrobial and finished with food-grade butcher block oil. Available from small to extra large.