Recent Pieces

Stone bird bath

Stone bird bath

I recently finished a special commission of a carved stone bird bath in the shape of a maple or sycamore leaf. It’s quite a big brute (30″ x 29″) and the stone was incredibly tough to carve, but I’m really pleased with the result. It looks great when wet and it’s nice to see the resident pied wagtails dipping into it and the red squirrels visiting for a drink.

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Something a bit different

Something a bit different

I have been commissioned to produce an iPhone/iPod type from a reclaimed oak Scotch whisky barrel stave.

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More Celtic Trees almost ready for their new homes

More Celtic Trees almost ready for their new homes

I’ve had a string of requests for my hand-carved Celtic trees made from reclaimed oak whisky barrel staves.

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Name plaques

Name plaques

I recently carved a few slate name plaques as presents for some little people who visited over Easter.

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Flooders Croft slate sign

Flooders Croft slate sign

I’ve just finished this letter-cutting in slate for Flooders Croft.

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Letter-carvings

Letter-carvings

I’ve recently added a number of new photos of my stone letter-carvings and memorials to the gallery. Click here for more details.

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Family of Celtic trees

Family of Celtic trees

A lovely wall-hanging of a “family” of trees formed from a continuous Celtic knot. Carved from a piece of Scot’s or Wych Elm. Approx 1200mm x 600mm.

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Celtic tree carving

Celtic tree carving

A hand-carved Celtic knotwork tree design carved from an old, oak whisky barrel stave and mounted on a shaped local stone. Approx 25cm tall.

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Garden bench

Garden bench

A garden bench constructed from Scot’s or Wych Elm boards with a carved Celtic knotwork triquetra inlaid.

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Golden Eagle on Braeriach

Golden Eagle on Braeriach

Following a carving I did of a Golden Eagle with Ben Rinnes as a backdrop, I was approached to do a similar carving but with Braeriach behind. The material is a colourful Brazilian slate measuring 600mm x 600mm.

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