This beautiful Portland Stone is Hand carved with poetry.  The hand carved poetry is surrounded by heavy relief hand carving designed and made by Martin Cook Studio.  The letters are all hand drawn and hand carved in the traditional way.  The relief

carving is gilded with 23 carat gold leaf.

Martin hand carves poetry into many of this designs. Carved poetry looks beautiful in Welsh grey slate, Portland stone, oak and

Cumbrian green slate.