Archive for the ‘Commissions’ Category

A wedding Anniversary present.

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

My largest commissions to date, a 3ft tall by 18 inches square piece of Forest of Dean Sandstone from The Birch Hill Quarry. The customer gave me a brief and to start off it was a dollop of ice cream!! I was a little concerned that it would look like something ...

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 ...

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 ...

Carving a ball finial

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

As a traditionally trained stone mason I get to carve some beautiful and interesting things. For the last couple of weeks I have been working on a pair of Ball Finials with corresponding coping stones. These are to be built onto the pillars of a low garden wall. Obviously there were scale ...

Commissions for 2015

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Happy New year everyone, thank you for visiting my website and I hope you will take time to have a good look around. Over the past 12mths I have been getting steadily busier which is great news as I enter my 10th year in business, this does mean however that I ...