Stone sundial installed in Leicestershire

Giant Stone Sundial installed in Leicestershire The enormous human sundial that I have been working for some time has finally been installed in its location in a field on a Woodland Trust owned site in North West Leicestershire. The stone circle consists of 20 carved sandstone elements depicting, not only an hour, but also a [...]

Work begins on a memorial for the Scouts

I am delighted to say that work has finally begun on a new memorial to be sited at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire. The memorial commemorates anyone who has served in the Scouting Association, be it Beavers, Cubs, Scouts or Venture Scouts. I have been working on this project for over 12 months so [...]

By |2019-02-13T17:22:22+00:00November 6th, 2015|Earthworks, land art, Memorials, Sculpture, stone seating|1 Comment

Lutterworth Horse Sculpture unveiled

Although on display in the Leicestershire market town of Lutterworth for the best part of a year, the horse sculpture that I worked on last year was finally unveiled this week. The giant art installation which consists of 4 galloping white horses stretches 22m along an embankment which is visible for some distance as you [...]

By |2019-02-13T17:22:33+00:00May 22nd, 2014|Earthworks, land art, Sculpture|0 Comments

On site with the Naval Service Memorial

Work is now well underway on the the Naval Service Memorial groundworks on site at the National Memorial Arboretum. The foundations and footings for the glassworks are in place with phase 2, the foundations for the granite terrace being dug out. The glass itself has been printed and toughened and will be ready to install [...]

By |2019-02-13T17:22:33+00:00April 28th, 2014|Earthworks, Memorials|0 Comments

White horses and Stone Carving Courses

I was driving through south Leicestershire on the M1 earlier today and decided to stop off in Lutterworth to see how the horses were bedding in. I installed them earlier in the summer. They are made from white concrete and white limestone and are set into the grass bank that faces you as you approach the [...]

Horses and courses

The stone carving course was a success last weekend with some stunning creations. Well done to those who came along, among the carvings were a Brancusi style head and a naked torso in Ancaster Limestone, an Australian Bull frog and a hugging couple in Portland Limestone and a beautifully crafted piece of drapery carved in sandstone. The next [...]

Horses galloping along

The project to create 4 horses on an embankment in Lutterworth is coming along nicely with almost 2 of the 4 horses complete. Formerly a busy stagecoach route, the curved embankment provides a perfect canvas for the sculpture. So far public feedback has been terrific and bodes well for when the work in finished in [...]

By |2019-02-13T17:22:35+00:00June 9th, 2013|Earthworks, land art, Sculpture|0 Comments