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Hand Carved Welsh Slate Sundial to Windrush Generation

I was recently commission to make the sundial to commemorate the Windrush Generation and their descendants.  The wording on the below the sundial were taken from a speech by Martin Luther King. I installed the sundial at St John's, Kensal Green.  It sits among the flowers in a planted bed in the church grounds. [...]

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Hand Carved Architectural Lettering

  Hand Carved Architectural Lettering Architectural lettering in wood Here is some architectural lettering that I carved in Oxford.  It is on the face of the Blavatnik School of Government, Jericho, Oxford.  The building is magnificent.   Architects Herzog & de Meuron.  It was great to revisit the building recently and take some photos [...]

By |2020-09-08T15:49:47+01:00March 28th, 2018|architectural lettering, hand carved lettering, hand carved signage, Martin's Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hand Carved Architectural Lettering

Welsh slate headstone

Welsh slate headstone Welsh slate is a wonderful medium for carving fine lettering.  I only use the best Welsh slate and will often travel to the quarry to select the slate personally. I love the simplicity of this particular headstone.  It is elegant and timeless and the perfect memorial to a young life. Each piece [...]

By |2020-09-08T15:49:47+01:00March 28th, 2018|hand carved lettering, headstone, Martin's Blog, memorials, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Welsh slate headstone
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