Monthly Archives: May 2012

MY GENERATION STANDING STONE

There has been a lot of interest in this Portland stone standing stone displayed at Chelsea Flower Show.  As requested I have some more information.  The piece is approximately 7' 6" tall x 8" x 12".  It is has been designed, drawn and carved by hand with hammer and chisel. The letters have been painted in the red and [...]

By | 2012-05-21T17:08:58+00:00 May 21st, 2012|Martin's Blog|0 Comments

Bucks Open Studios 9th – 24th June 2012

For the first time Martin is exhibiting in the Bucks Open Studios along with seven other talented artists.  The exhibition is to be held at Wycombe Court House, Church Road, Lane End HP14 2HG.  Martin will be showing several hand carved pieces in oak and natural British stone such as Welsh slate, Portland stone and Cumbrian [...]

By | 2012-05-16T16:33:49+00:00 May 16th, 2012|Martin's Blog|0 Comments

CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

 Last year Martin Cook had great success with his Artisan Garden, 'A Literary Garden'.  This year he has not designed a show garden but is exhibiting on a trade stand. The Stand number is PLW8.  Martin, and his son Matthew will there throughout the week demonstrating carving of a commission in progress.  This year among [...]

By | 2012-05-16T12:57:50+00:00 May 16th, 2012|Martin's Blog|0 Comments