Archive for the ‘Carrie’s News’ Category

Hand carved stone words

Monday, October 14th, 2019

All the carving is done by hand using a variety of chisels depending on the hardness of the stone that I carve. I draw them on the stone to suit the shape, and meaning of the word, they are all unique and while I may use the same word again and ...

New jewellery

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

I have been making and carving new things to sell in my shop, here is the first set of photos of some new jewellery that I have designed and made using Welsh slate, Mother of Pearl, freshwater pearls and sterling silver. These are photos of some of them, if you would ...

Fundraising for the war memorial

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Fund raising night at the Mitcheldean Community centre to help raise money for the new War memorial. Tickets are £12.50 each from the parish clerk; clerk@mitcheldeancouncil.org.uk or 01594 544723.   I have carved one of the raffle prizes, the Gloster's Back badge, out of a piece of Mitcheldean sandstone. Tickets are £1 ...

What’s new

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Hi everyone, just a quick update. I've been working on my commissions as well as getting on with some new pieces for sale in my shop, (please note that if you would like something special carved in time for Christmas you need to get orders in asap), and at St Mary De ...

Busy Summer

Monday, August 26th, 2019

Today is the last day of The Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design. I will be stewarding here so my studio will be closed. I have had 8 pieces on display and for sale here for the last 10 days. The last 4 months have been hard work, I have been juggling ...