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Hand carved slate memorials

Hand carved slate memorials Martin Cook creates beautiful individually designed Welsh slate headstones from his Buckinghamshire studio. Each Welsh slate headstone is designed and carved by hand. Martin Cook only uses the best Welsh slate to create his headstones.  He travels to the Welsh quarries to personally select the very best pieces of slate for [...]

Lettering in wood by Martin Cook

Lettering in wood by Martin Cook Hand carved lettering wood by Martin Cook Martin hand carves lettering on natural British stone such as slate, limestone, Portland stone and Cumbrian slate.  However he is also very well know the design and making of lettering carved in wood.   carved lettering in wood by martin cook [...]

Architectural Lettering

Architectural Lettering Architectural Lettering by Martin Cook Over Martin's long and varied career he has had the priviledge of working with some great architects to design and carve fantastic lettering that will stand the test of time.  He is greatest commission was from Sir Norman Forster to carve the lettering and inlaid floor at the [...]

Slate House Signs

Slate House Signs Welsh Slate House Signs hand carved by Martin Cook Martin Cook uses the finest slate to create individual, beautiful house signs.  Each one designed to compliment the style of the clients home.  Welsh slate is perfect for producing fine hand carved lettering.  All Martin's designs are hand drawn at the drawing board, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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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 [...]