Archive for the ‘Carrie’s News’ Category

Demonstration Carving.

Sunday, May 1st, 2022

I am looking forward to spending some of my weekends demonstrating at a series of outdoor events. My next outdoor event is at the Whitemill in Sandwich, one of the Cinque Ports in Kent. It takes place on the 8th of May and coincides with national Mills Weekend. I will be demonstrating ...

Unveiling day

Monday, April 25th, 2022

Unveiling the War memorial What an amazing and emotional day. When I arrived early the stone had already had it’s box removed which left me to give the stone a quick wash. After a brief introduction by the mayor the flag was removed by two of the local school children. A cornet player ...

New carvings

Sunday, March 27th, 2022

Here are some images of what I am working on at the moment and what's coming up. Tealight holders are fun to do and the simpler ones don't take too long, but adding radiating tool marks when it suits the stone can elevate it from just a piece of stone with ...

Designing word styles

Friday, March 25th, 2022

I have been struggling to concentrate on my commissions and new pieces as the site gets busier and visitors like to stop me to ask questions. Which is fine and part of working from a visitor attraction. However when my flow is interrupted on a regular basis I lose focus ...

New carvings

Tuesday, March 8th, 2022

I am getting ready for some exciting events this year and my theme is Medieval and historical subjects associated with Kent. The Dragons with knotwork is my own design from a series that I was working on back in 2017. When I first started on my own I used to carve ...