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Archive for June, 2012

  • RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

    Martin Cook will be exhibiting at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show again this year.  You can meet him on stand PK103.  There will be an on going demonstration of hand carving throughout the show. Martin Cook Studio will be exhibiting a collection of garden carvings, standing stone, sculptural oak benches and sundials.  All with hand carved verse. Martin Cook and his son, Matthew, will be working on the show stand over the weekend.  As soon as there a ...

    Posted at June 29, 2012 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Hand carved Madonna and Child in Cumbrian slate

    Martin Cook has recently been commissioned by a private client to hand carve this beautiful Madonna and Child.  It has been carved into the best Cumbrian green slate. Martin's client is a fan of Barbara Hepworth and asked that Martin carve it similar to her style.  Martin is also a great fan of Hepworth and you can see her influence in his work.  He will often sculpt Welsh and Cumbrian slate to have soft rounded edges ...

    Posted at June 29, 2012 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • BUCKS OPEN STUDIOS

    Bucks Open Studio at Wycombe Court House, Lane End comes to an end this Sunday.  It has been the most successful show to date for the talented artists.  It is highly recommend to make a visit to see the work of this talented group.  The standard of the ceramics, sculptures, paintings and jewellery is so high, the popularity and the huge number of red dots is no surprise! Martin has been giving a carving demonstration in the beautiful ...

    Posted at June 20, 2012 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
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