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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

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

Hand carved Portland stone memorial by Martin Cook

Hand carved portland stone memorial by Martin Cook Hand carved Portland stone memorial by Martin Cook This elegant hand carved Portland stone memorial by Martin Cook has deeply carved lettering and the relief carved symbol of ying and yang.  The hand carved memorial was designed by Martin Cook at the drawing board at [...]

Hand carved lettering in slate

hand carved wooden boxes by Martin Cook hand carved lettering in slate by Martin Cook These beautiful and elegant boxes feature hand carved lettering in slate. Martin Cook designed and carved these idigbo and slate boxes for an exhibition.  The boxes are hand made and the lettered slate lids show flowing [...]