Hare with a brown back

  Sculpture of a sitting Hare carved in Yorkstone. This is one of the pieces heading to Norton Way Gallery very shortly for their upcoming exhibition at the Affordable Art Fair – Hampstead Heath, London – May 8-12. And you can see here how it came by its name – Hare with a brown back […]

Winter Mercatum – Haddon Hall

  It is with great pleasure that I invite you to the Winter Mercatum at Haddon Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire.  I have a small stand showing my stone sculpture and carvings inside the hall over the long weekend of 23 – 26 November, 2023. Haddon Hall’s Mercatum Winter Market is a treasure trove of the finest […]

Leaf Birdbath

  Sculptural Leaf Birdbath complete with perched bird carved in natural stone – 34″ x 23″ x 13″ For my recent show Beautiful & Useful at Sussex Prairies Gardens I popped this Birdbath on a plinth and it created a handsome and much admired feature – especially with the wonderful backdrop of the dramatic Amaranthus […]

Beautiful & Useful Fair 2023

    Vase in the purest and most luminous Alabaster – hinting at the timeless profile of the great Medici vases, but calmer, with restrained satin finish. The decoration, which can be applied with a glory of stems, buds or blooms, is entirely up to you. Part of the collection being shown at the Beautiful […]

Pinkfoot Gallery

  Yesterday I packaged up sculpture for delivery to a new gallery for me – Pinkfoot Gallery in Cley, North Norfolk.  The gallery will be showing and selling my stone sculpture in company with their other artists and sculptors. The acclaimed gallery owner Sarah Whittley, alongside being a writer and publisher, has a passion for […]

Home – 40 years in the Making

  The Craft Centre and Design Gallery in Leeds are celebrating 40 years with a very special exhibition.  Established in 1982 the gallery’s aim is to show the talent, skill, originality and beauty of contemporary craft by makers based in the UK. The current exhibition Home – 40 years in the Making marks their anniversary […]

Marly Bird for Manchester

  Marly Bird carved in Ancaster Weatherbed Limestone is one of the new pieces I’m showing at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair. The Fair is from 13-16 October at the beautiful Victoria Baths venue in Manchester. Details about the Fair and for full list of exhibitors and ticket information visit Great Northern Events   […]

Stone Sculpture and naturalistic planting

  If you missed the Beautiful & Useful Fair – here are a few images from the weekend. One of the lovely things about exhibiting at the Beautiful & Useful Fair is the venue.  The Fair is held at Sussex Prairie Garden in Henfield which lends the most beautiful backdrop for my sculpture.  This naturalistic […]

Beautiful & Useful Fair this weekend

  It is the Beautiful & Useful Fair this weekend, so I’m gathering up pieces ready to show. These are Serpentine vases in the softest green colour with hints of warm gold with white veining and mottling.  Each vase shaped and then polished to bring out the glorious colours.  Every stone vase has a glass […]

Beautiful & Useful Fair 2022

  I’m enjoying curating pieces for the Beautiful & Useful Fair 2022 where I’ll be showing my work in September. Definitely included is the Catcastle Vase, hand carved in pale and intriguingly textured natural stone. Each vase in the collection is differently marked with unusual pattern and subtle colouring. The three minimal designs are all […]