• Rachis 
    3D Form & Development - Redesign an existing utensil with
    a focus on form relationships and ergonomics.
  • Initial concept sketches.
  • Secondary concept sketches focusing on the handle and bolster.
  • Detail sketch of bolster, handle, and spine.
  • The arched grip follows the contours of the hand, allowing for an angled standard technique.
     
     
  • A prominent bolster and return help when using a pinch grip. The extended spine gives further pinching options and double handed chopping.
  • The final Rachis blade in wood and stainless steel.