Utensia is located in a small clearing in a large wood. Scattered around the clearing are a good many cookstoves, ranges, and grills of all sizes and shapes. There are also several kitchen cabinets and cupboards, and a few kitchen tables. These are covered with all manner of frying pans, sauce pans, kettles, forks, knives, basting and soup spoons, nutmeg graters, sifters, colenders, meat saws, flat irons, rolling pins, and many other varieties of utensils and cutlery. Most of the Utensils in Utensia are alive and are referred to as Utensians.
The kingdom is protected by the Spoon Brigade, led by Captain Dipp, and ruled by King Kleaver and Prince Karver with the help of their advisors, Judge Sifter and High Priest Colender. Other prominent citizens include Mr. Paprica, Mr. Popp, and Sir Jabber. (The Emerald City of Oz)