The style of the Forest Wooden Urn with Handmade Tile is appreciated by families looking for a more natural, handcrafted memorial. Made by woodworkers in the USA, the cremation urn is built from walnut wood. On the front of the urn is an artist-made ceramic tile with an embossed tree design. To honor a loved one who enjoyed nature, this cremation urn is a comforting and beautiful tribute.
The forest ceramic tile is designed and made by an American pottery artist. She carves the three trees, glazes it in a sienna (brown) glaze, and fires it in a kiln. You can touch the tile and feel the tree branches.
Walnut wood is a popular choice for wood cremation urns due to its rich color and strong grain and is a renewable resource. The tile used as an accent on this urn is made of fired clay. Overall this cremation urn offers an earth-friendly and respectful way to say farewell.
The Forest Wooden Urn with Handmade Tile is an adult size urn. The capacity is 202 cubic inches (can hold the ashes of a person who weighed 202 lbs. or less prior to cremation). The urn compartment is accessed from the bottom by removing the base, placing the ashes inside, and then re-securing the base with the four screws.
The Forest Wooden Urn with Handmade Tile can be set on a mantel, table, or bookshelf, placed in a columbarium niche, or buried in the ground if preferred. An urn vault may be required by the cemetery for ground burial (each cemetery has its own regulations).