Sculpture in Yew and AAW Open Studios

Working in wood can open up interesting possibilities when creating sculptural works. Yew, which has contrasting heartwood and sapwood, is used to great effect in this sculpture, titled 'Nomad'   Nomad is one of the sculptures which has gone out to show our work in AAW Open Studios main exhibitions in the Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead and Canolfan David Hughes, Bea...
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Join us this week as the group exhibition at The Tabernacle, Llandudno begins.

I'm one of nine artists involved in a group exhibition at the Tabernacle, Llandudno which is being run in association with Helfa Gelf North Wales Open Studios Network. My contribution is a selection of pieces telling the Story of Wood, using woodturning as a creative technique. The exhibition opened last night and will run until Thursday 2nd June 2016. Visit us this w...
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York Minster stone & wood auction

After the devasting fire in York Minster in 1984 the scorched roof timbers and wooden ceiling bosses were stored under York city walls.  Today, just over 30 years later, York Minster auctioned some of these amazing 14th century pieces of carved oak, alongside beautiful stone masonry replaced during Minster renovations. It was a privilege to be present at the auction and we w...
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