Wow, what a lineup. Popular conceptions of prehistoric dinosaurs never fail to excite the imagination. And these four are so cute.
Based off designs by J. Tanaka, craftspeople chisel and sand each animal by hand from fast-growing and surprisingly durable White Albizia wood. While each specific animal is chiseled to specifications requiring considerably proficiency, this hand-chiseled approach is what brings individual charm to each finished piece.
Part of Kobe, Japan-based T-Lab, who takes care to replant the Albizia wood on their farmland in Indonesia “to give back to the earth as a manufacturer.”