The morning of the third day with Ian and Charlotte. Both are now working on thier own choice of lettering to take away with them. Charlotte is cutting Love Shack, and Ian is doing Smålänning.
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Half way through the second day of letter cutting with Ian and Charlotte.
The morning of the second day of six with Ian and Charlotte. Ian and Charlotte are doing three days lettering and three days masonry this week. Here we can see them practicing the basic constructs of lettering in Ancaster limestone.
The end of today’s taster carving course with Matt. Matt hadn’t worked with stone until today, yet has managed to create a fleur de lis in just a few hours. Nice one, Matt!
Half way through today’s taster carving course with Matt. With the outline of the fleur de lis and border cut, Matt has sunk a panel, allowing him to develop the shape of the carving.