Kaleidoscopes

Kaleidoscopes

Our Tasmanian hand made kaleidoscopes make an ideal gift to give on any occasion. 

We can work with you to create something special including logo & message engraving and gift boxes. 


      


All are presented in separate individual gift boxes.

Your kaleidoscopes are available in four Tasmanian timbers, depending on your personal preference, please just indicate when ordering which you would prefer.

Choose from the following wood types

Descriptions from the Tasmanian Government website: http://www.tastimber.tas.gov.au/


         

Blackheart Sassafras
Of all Tasmanian timbers, sassafras has the most variable and dynamic colouring. It is a beautiful and pale creamy grey to white normally but can be streaked with rich browns and black heart.If the tree is infected with a staining fungus it produces Blackheart sassafras. Blackheart is a timber with distinctive dark brown, black, and even green streaks running through the wood. 

Blackwood
Boasting a variety of colours ranging from light golden-brown to deep brown (sometimes with a reddish tint) and occasionally showing black streaks, the timber radiates a subtle beauty that makes it irresistible to Tasmanian designers. Additional character results from the grain of the wood, which can be straight or wavy with a natural lustre. 

Huon Pine
Huon Pine is the prince of Tasmanian timbers. The richness of its golden colour and figure make it one of the world’s most desirable furniture and veneering timbers. The wood contains a natural preserving oil with an unmistakable perfume, and its fine and even grain makes the wood exceptionally easy to work with hand tools. 

Myrtle
Myrtle is a striking wood with rich red, brown, and almost orange tones and makes an excellent veneer and finishing timber. It is believed the richness of colour comes from the quality of the soil it grows in. The deepest red myrtle comes from highly fertile soils on basalt. 

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The Cycloscope

The Cycloscope utilises coloured agate and glass suspended in a clear, viscose fluid to create an e..

$195.00 Ex Tax: $177.27

The Flowerscope

The Flowerscope uses the natural beauty of pressed flowers to create an infinite array of patterns ..

$795.00 Ex Tax: $722.73

The Fusionscope

The Fusionscope fuses glass wheels handmade by Robert and Margaret Kirk of Shards Art Glass, to cre..

$499.00 Ex Tax: $453.64

The Lenscope

The Lenscope utilises an optical lense to create a crisp, clear kaleidoscope image of the world aro..

$140.00 Ex Tax: $127.27

The Marblescope

The Marblescope features a hand-blown glass ball, made exclusively for this product by the Clements..

$310.00 Ex Tax: $281.82

The Oilscope

The Oilscope utilises a glass cylinder filled with coloured agate, glass and brass suspended in a c..

$490.00 Ex Tax: $445.45

The Tombolascope

The Tombolascope stands on a slender, hand crafted pedestal, focussing down on a hand-blow glass ma..

$940.00 Ex Tax: $854.55