Archive for the ‘Letter cutting’ Category

Hand carved house signs and the Green man

Sunday, September 17th, 2017

This week has been one of finishing some hand carved Welsh slate commissions and finishing/starting some new stone carvings. As a traditionally trained stonemason with a background in sculpture through school and at University I have a unique set of skills which give me the creativity of my art and the ...

Lots of lovely new carvings for sale.

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

I have been busy quarrying, drawing, designing, carving and gilding over the last 6wks. Mingled with children's carving activities and I have also hand carved and completed a wide variety of hand carved commissions, including house signs, Hares and even a Blackbird, these photos can be found in my gallery. ...

What’s new in my workshop

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Here are some images for the latest selection of work. Some of these are commissions and some are available in my shop. I have started to create sculptures that I can cast, these are still unique to me and as each one is hand finished they are ever so slightly different ...

House names and numbers

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

I have been very busy chiselling my way through a selection of house names and numbers. [nggallery id=317] A few examples of some of my latest creations, it doesn't have to stop at just one word you could have a whole poem if you wanted! I also have great fun designing letters for ...

A house name in a wall!!

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

It's always rather good when the customer asks me to not only carve the house name, but also to cut out the hole and build it into the wall!! This lovely house name is carved in Forest of Dean Sandstone and the lettering style is a decorative Versal and was widely ...