The end of this week’s Carving Gargoyles & Grotesques course with Calum. Further than a face, Calum came with no fixed idea of what he wanted to achieve. Instead, he allowed his carving to evolve as he went along; and … Continue reading
The latest blog posts covering our carving, masonry, and letter cutting courses, various commissions, and useful information for working in stone.
The morning of the last day of this week’s Carving Gargoyles & Grotesques course with Calum. Calum’s stone has morphed from Spongebob, to Frankenstien’s Monster, to it’s current state of a bit like The Last Air Bender. It’s been an … Continue reading
Half way through the first day of this week’s Carving Gargoyles & Grotesques with Calum. Calum has defined the areas for the ears, and started to push some depth around the nose to find the top of the cheeks.
Half way through the last day of this week’s Letter Cutting In Stone course with Helen. With fatty finished, it’s time to lip up. It’s a very nice piece of lettering so far, Helen.
The end of day two of this week’s Letter Cutting In Stone course with Helen. Lip Up Fatty is Helen’s chosen piece; If you’re old enough to remember Bad Manners you might recognise it. Helen is using Fridlington_Fatty.ttf as the … Continue reading