Category Archives: church carving

Kimberley church floor plaque

I was working in Kimberley church in Norfolk this week, adding some lettering to a large marble plaque, and was very taken by this wonderful 17th century floor plaque…… HEARE LIETH ANN THE WIFE OF EDMVND WODEHOUSE OF EAST LEXHAM … Continue reading

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Find me @ London Design Fair

London design fair coming up, it’d be nice to see you there http://www.londondesignfair.couk/visit

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Texture show media explosion

Our show entitled ‘texture’ is getting quite a lot of support in the press recently. It started with the real spiderman in Norwich,  this was then noticed by Beyoncé, who was shopping in Anglia Square, and local hero Ed Sheeran … Continue reading

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Norwich cathedral warning!

I was in the cathedral in my local city recently and had to pass by this stone, an old favourite. This photo was taken on my phone so not great quality but I think you can get the gist of … Continue reading

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Weybourne Candelabra

I installed a candelabra on Christmas eve that I designed and worked on with Brian Turner, a lead worker (‘plumber’). He made the body of the candelabra and designed and made many of the components. There was a lot of problem … Continue reading

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Wymondham Abbey plaque……..continued

Well I was up early to check the size on the plaque mentioned in the last post. The size (or glue) was 12 hour, and when I checked it at 10 hours it was ready to go. Humidity and room … Continue reading

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Wymondham Abbey plaque

I have been working on a plaque for Wymondham Abbey, this will be like a foundation stone, albeit applied after the building is finished, in about 18 months time. The stone is Westmorland slate, from Honister mine. I’ve taken a … Continue reading

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