All posts tagged lettering

Luckies

Getting set for Launch

The last few months have seen me carving like crazy on the lettering panels for the show. I’ve been working on reclaimed slate salvaged from fireplaces and snooker tables and […]

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Bonkers

Key to this project is sourcing the words, phases and sentiments that  – given the chance – people would choose to have set in stone. A quick poll of my […]

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The Death App

My pal Max recently shared a facebook post linking to the death app: ” Just imagine having your name engraved on a tombstone complete with the year of your birth and year of […]

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And the website goes live

Starting 2015 with launching the stonecarved project website. Check out the launch film and how you can get involved.

Forche carving - Work in progress

Project update: November 2014

Blimey, the year has sped past. 12 months ago I was on my first trip down to Aspex in Portsmouth, with no idea about the adventure in store. The opportunity to create new […]

Work in progress

Project Update: June 2014

I’ve been thinking about Liz’s comments of the ‘truth’ of stone; an unedited record of it’s own life. It’s prompted me to think about my role in sharing the truth of […]

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Project update: April 2014

When I say I enjoy caving letters, in stone I’m often asked, with a kind of uncertain grimace, if I carve headstones. Carved memorials are important to us, weighted with […]

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Project update: February 2014

Over the last couple of months I’ve been giving a lot of thought to what I want Stonecarved to do. Thinking more about how I want it to behave more […]