Posts tagged with ‘limestone’

  • waiting to exhale

    I’ve been waiting to exhale all afternoon…this piece is so super critical that I can’t breathe. Finally it becomes apparent…

  • Hillside Cottage, finished

    Hillside Cottage for Nita and Chris is finished. It’s carved on Purbeck thorn back limestone, about 400x455mm and took 47…

  • Alfredo carving for Mark, completed

    Circular carving based on a painting by Alfredo Arreguin completed and delivered to Mark this week. It’s taken 20 months and…

  • sharpening new chisel

    thanks Nick for giving me the money for some lovely new chisels, they are a joy – two used already,…

  • Sanding stone preparatory to lettercutting

    I sanded this stone for about 90 mins, and still can see the saw mark, and various other infelicities, but…

  • evening light

    at this time of year is just perfect for carving – you get that lovely golden light which flatters the…