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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 [...]

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 [...]

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

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 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 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 [...]

Hand carved riven Welsh slate standing stone

Hand carved riven Welsh slate standing stone hand carved riven Welsh slate standing stone by Martin Cook Studio This hand carved riven Welsh slate standing stone is a commission by a private client to grace their beautiful garden. The hand carved riven Welsh slate standing stone was designed and carved by Martin Cook [...]