Monthly Archives: November 2017

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Portland Stone Headstone

Portland Stone Headstone Portland stone headstone hand carved limestone Have just uncovered an image of  this lovely Portland Stone Headstone that was made a few years ago.  The relief carving is beautiful and the hand carved lettering makes a very elegant memorial. Here are a few more examples of beautifully hand carved Portland [...]

Slate Headstone

Slate Headstone Slate Headstone By Martin Cook slate headstone by Martin Cook Studio This elegant slate headstone was installed yesterday.  Martin Cook originally carved it several years ago and he has just added an additional inscription. Martin uses the very best Welsh slate for his memorials, headstones, standing stones, sundials and garden art.  [...]

By | 2017-11-22T11:10:04+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hand Carved Slate

Hand Carved Slate Martin Cook is currently creating hand carved artworks for The Bohun Gallery Christmas Exhibition, Henley-on-Thames. Martin has successfully exhibited at The Bohun Gallery in Henley-on-Thames  for over 15 years.  The title of the show this year is 'All Around The World'.  Martin has created two pieces.  One is a beautifully hand made [...]

By | 2017-11-14T16:13:34+00:00 November 14th, 2017|hand carved lettering, Martin's Blog|0 Comments

Hand carved Welsh slate house sign

Hand carved Welsh slate house sign This hand carved Welsh slate house sign was designed by Martin Cook for a client who did not want a run of the mill sign.  Normandy House is a beautiful, elegant house and a house sign to enhance that was necessary. Martin Cook used the very best Welsh slate [...]

Riven Welsh Slate standing stone by Martin Cook

Riven Welsh Slate Standing Stone by Martin Cook This elegant 8' high riven Welsh slate standing stone by Martin Cook was recently installed in the clients garden.  It was a private commission, a gift to Martin's clients husband. This riven Welsh slate standing stone was designed and hand carved by Martin Cook at his Buckinghamshire [...]

By | 2017-11-07T15:34:02+00:00 November 7th, 2017|garden carvings, Martin's Blog|0 Comments

Hand carved Welsh slate headstone

Hand carved Welsh slate headstone Martin Cook has recently installed this beautiful hand carved Welsh slate headstone. The memorial was designed to include lettering on the front and back of the headstone.  Martin hand carved the daffodils on the head of the memorial.  All the carving on the Welsh slate headstone was done by hand [...]

By | 2017-11-07T16:05:48+00:00 November 7th, 2017|hand carved lettering, Martin's Blog|0 Comments