Tag: Lettercutting in stone
Hand carved and lettered house name plaque in sandstone. I’ve been busy carving breezes in trees, tiny leaves and a lightly flittering bird.
They say that animals don’t see in colour, but I do wonder. I’ve been told that dogs see in a sort of sepia way, and am learning that birds see colours we don’t, and also ultraviolet light. I tend to see in stone colours – or at least refer to stone to describe […]
A call came through last week from a customer who asked if I could add some lettering to the Birdbath they had ordered. I love to be part of making something special, personal and individual in this way, so was glad to agree. I think it makes a lovely marker for a point in time and […]
Alphabet blocks are traditionally a children’s toy, and learning aid – and making these brought back early memories of pushing a little cart round the garden, full of wooden blocks with a letter painted brightly on each face. I built with them, toppled them and made names in a row. These stone ones are playful […]