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  • Hand carved headstones

    Hand carved headstones Martin Cook studio produces beautiful hand carved headstones made from natural British stone such as Welsh slate, Cumbrian slate, Portland stone. Each hand carved headstone is designed after careful discussion with the client, ensuring that the finished hand carved headstone reflects the life of those remembered. Hand carved headstones can be traditional in style or contemporary.  Some with simple sentiment and some clients prefer intricate hand carved details.  Welsh slate ...

    Posted at February 23, 2015 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Martin Cook at Grand Designs Show Live 2015

    Martin Cook at Grand Design Show Live 2015    Martin Cook at Grand Design Show Live 2015, exhibiting his beautiful hand carved art pieces for the garden and home. Martin Cook is well known for his hand carved garden pieces made from natural British stone.  Each piece is individual and hand ...

  • Hand carved Welsh slate war memorial plaque

    Hand carved Welsh slate war memorial plaque Martin Cook has recently designed and made this hand carved Welsh slate war memorial plaque. This hand carved Welsh slate war memorial plaque is to celebrate the soldiers of Martin's old school, Merchant Taylors. Martin designs each piece of work individually, working ...

    Posted at February 19, 2015 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Relief carving in Cumbrian slate by Martin Cook

    Relief carving in Cumbrian slate by Martin Cook

    Posted at January 28, 2015 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Rustic riven Welsh slate hand carved headstone

    Rustic riven Welsh slate hand carved headstone This Rustic riven Welsh slate hand carved headstone was designed and hand carved by Martin Cook at his Buckinghamshire carving studio.  Martin Cook makes beautiful and individual hand carved memorials. The headstone perfectly reflects the life of those remembered. Each headstone or memorial is designed at the drawing board after long consultation with the client.  It is them shaped from the very finest natural British stone material.  The design is drawn ...

    Posted at January 27, 2015 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Hand carved Welsh slate house sign

    Hand carved Welsh slate house sign Martin Cook designed and carved this hand carved Welsh slate house sign.  Each of Martin Cook's pieces of carved art is designed at the drawing board by hand and carved by hand with hammer and chisel in the traditional way. Martin Cook also designs and hand carves garden carvings such as standing stones, sundials, benches, tables and also beautiful individual memorials. Martin Cook will select the finest natural British materials such as ...

    Posted at January 27, 2015 | By : | Categories : house sign,Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Hand carved Welsh riven slate standing stone

      Hand carved Welsh riven slate standing stone This hand carved Welsh riven slate standing stone was first exhibited at Chelsea Flower Show 2014.  Alan Titchmarsh saw it and fell in love.  The hand carved Welsh riven slate standing stone now takes pride of place in Alan Titchmarsh's private garden. Martin Cook exhibits all pieces of hand carved and individually designed standing stones, sundials, benches and tables at Chelsea Flower Show and Hampton Court Flower Show ...

    Posted at January 27, 2015 | By : | Categories : garden carvings,Martin's Blog,Welsh slate standing stone | 0 Comment
  • Welsh slate hand carved memorial

    Welsh slate hand carved memorial by Martin Cook Martin has continued to make beautiful hand carved, ...

    Posted at January 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Hand carved slate signs by Martin Cook

    Hand carved slate signs by Martin Cook   Hand carved slate signs at Kata Rocks, Phuket I was approached last year by Richard Pope to design and hand carve slate signs to be installed at Kata Rocks, Phuket.  We were given a deadline for installation of 5th December.  We pulled out all the stops!  The slate hand carved 'Enjoy Life' poem is 2.5m high which created the challenge of finding high quality, ...

    Posted at January 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
  • Elegant hand carved oak bench by Martin Cook

    Elegant hand carved oak bench by Martin Cook This elegant hand carved oak bench was designed and carved by Martin Cook for a private garden. Martin's hand carved pieces include standing stones, garden poetry, sundial, benches and tables. The individually designed and hand ...

    Posted at August 21, 2013 | By : | Categories : Martin's Blog | 0 Comment
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