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Gardeners World BBC 2 14th October featuring Martin Cook

 Gardeners World BBC 2 14th October featuring Martin Cook You will remember from Martin's blog in August that  Gardeners World BBC came to Dovecot to film Martin.  The episode that features Martin talking to Joe Swift about the use of stone carvings in gardens will be on this Friday ,14th October on BBC 2. Joe [...]

Learning to carve lettering in stone with Martin Cook

LEARNING TO CARVE LETTERING IN STONE WITH MARTIN COOK   Learning to carve lettering in stone with Martin Cook at Dovecot Studio In July Martin promoted his letter carving courses at Hampton Court Flower Show. The response was huge.  We have just held the first Martin Cook lettering in stone weekend course. It [...]

By | 2017-08-28T19:11:49+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Martin's Blog|0 Comments

HAND CARVED GARDEN ARTWORKS FOR SALE BY MARTIN COOK

Hand carved garden artworks for sale by Martin Cook As previously mentioned in Martin's blog, BBC Gardeners World came to Dovecot to film for Gardeners World.  During the filming Joe Swift explored the gardens at Dovecot and discovered hidden artworks made by Martin Cook.  These pieces are now for sale. Each piece of garden artwork [...]

By | 2017-09-08T16:10:49+00:00 August 17th, 2016|garden carvings, Martin's Blog|0 Comments

BBC Gardeners World filming at Martin Cook Studio

BBC Gardeners World filming at Martin Cook Studio This week Joe Swift and the BBC Gardeners World team visited Martin Cook's garden and workshop to film a piece that will be shown on BBC in August. Joe Swift talked to Martin about his history of Chelsea Flower Show medal winning gardens.  Martin has designed three [...]

Learn to carve lettering with Martin Cook

Learn to carve lettering with Martin Cook Learn to carve lettering with Martin Cook at this studio in Buckinghamshire. Martin will be running a two day workshop from his Buckinghamshire studio on 1st & 2nd October 2016.  This will be a great course for beginners and the more experienced. The day will start with a [...]

By | 2017-09-03T08:49:16+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Martin's Blog|0 Comments

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2016 – Best Fresh Garden and Gold Medal winner by Martin Cook and Gary Breeze

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 - Best Fresh Garden and Gold Medal winner by Martin Cook and Gary Breeze The Marble and Granite Centre – Antithesis of Sarcophagi FRESH GARDENS BACK TO RESULTS   1 / 4 2 / 4   The Marble and Granite Centre - Antithesis of Sarcophagi 3 / 4   The Marble and [...]

The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Garden Chelsea Flower Show 2016

The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Garden Chelsea Flower Show 2016. Enjoyed by Princes William and Harry and Kate. The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Garden By Martin Cook and Gary Breeze RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 Antithesis of Sarcophagi Garden Designed by Martin Cook and Gary Breeze We are delighted to say that The [...]

By | 2017-09-03T08:55:49+00:00 May 27th, 2016|architectural lettering, garden carvings|0 Comments

The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Chelsea Flower Show

The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Chelsea Flower Show   Granite block is centre piece to Antithesis of Sarcophagi Garden   In the past week Martin Cook and Gary Breeze has witnessed the delivery of the huge granite block which is the centre of their co-designed Chelsea Flower Show Garden.  The Antithesis of Sarcophagi Chelsea [...]

Hand carved Portland stone artwork by Martin Cook

Hand carved Portland stone panel by Martin Cook Martin Cook is currently working on a hand carved Portland stone artwork showing the Buddha sitting  under the Bohdi tree.   The tree and the meditating figure of Buddha are relief carved in a panel of Portland stone.  In contrast  song lyrics will be hand [...]

By | 2017-09-03T09:48:11+00:00 March 14th, 2016|architectural lettering, garden carvings|0 Comments