Archive for the ‘Carrie’s News’ Category

Encouraging creativity

Monday, July 20th, 2015

I was invited to have a display at a school in Cheltenham for their careers and inspiration week. Talking to young people who are embarking on the next step to 'big' school. Hopefully seeing that maths and drawing, art and building can all be used to forge a career will ...

Designing a tracery panel

Monday, July 13th, 2015

I have decided to design a tracery panel in the shape of an ellipse with 4 angels flying around the centre. It is important to flex my technical drawing ability and show you the other side of my creativity. [nggallery id=326] I have started with the compass method to draw the ellipse but ...

Recent projects

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

[nggallery id=325] Today I have had the pleasure of working out in the sunshine. I have carved a house name into a newly renovated wall. The lovely paint colour was chosen by my client to complement the colour of the gates, downpipes, door furniture etc. [nggallery id=323] Here are a few photos of ...

Back to normal

Friday, May 29th, 2015

The excitement of the Gloucester Stone Carving festival is almost behind us now, I still have some bills to pay and then I will be able to announce how much there is to give to The Llanthony Secunda Priory Trust. For now however I am able to knuckle down and get ...

Gloucester Stone Carving Festival

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Hello everyone, I have been organising the festival now for the last 6mths and in less than a week we'll be setting it all up, I have pop-up shops and activities including my ever popular have a goes. I am joined this time by one of the  Gloucester Cathedral Stonemasons, ...