Archive for the ‘Carrie’s News’ Category

Ceiling boss carving.

Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Last year I put some photos of a design that I had drawn for a ceiling boss, I have finally got round to starting it. I have been working on it this week and this represents about 20 hrs work so far. [nggallery id=431] I hope to carry on with it next week ...

Happy New Year

Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

We are at the start of a new decade and I will be celebrating 15 yrs in business. Thank you all for supporting and reading my website. I look forward to showing you all my latest and most important commission so far. The stone for the War memorial will be arriving ...

Christmas with Cat’s Eye Carving.

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

If you are looking for something creative and unique this Christmas then look no further. I design and carve a variety of individually hand crafted pieces available for you to buy from me at Taurus Crafts, (a lovely craft centre on the A48 nr Chepstow). I have a superb studio where I ...

Different faces.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

During my Degree which I graduated from 20yrs ago I studied portraiture in both 2D and 3D. We would sculpt in clay taking precise measurements from people sitting for us. As I became more competent, it would take me roughly 24hrs over a period of several weeks to create a ...

Designing and carving a ceiling boss.

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

I like to have a break from carving every so often, it helps with focus when I have a particularly demanding project or when my shoulders need a rest, this doesn't mean I sit around, I like to draw up designs ready for new projects. My ideas come from sketches ...