January 18, 2013
hand-carved lettering and stag wood house sign Strachan

Red deer stag and family name hand-carved wall-plaque

This was a lovely job that I was asked to carve for a client’s father’s 60th birthday present. It shows a red deer stag standing by […]
January 18, 2013

Wall trout wood carving

This is a commission I finished recently which was given as a Christmas present to a keen fisherman.
January 16, 2013

Roll out the barrels

Not everyone will know this but, Speyside, as well as being famous for its sculptor *ahem*, has also a pretty good reputation for its Scotch malt […]
November 21, 2012

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

This was commissioned as a combined birthday and ruby wedding anniversary gift for the Scottish motor trade businessman, Arnold Clark.
October 16, 2012

NEOS 2012

          I’m opening my workshop and home for this year’s North East Open Studios. There will be a few of my pieces […]
August 23, 2012
Golden Eagle in flight chainsaw carving

Golden Eagle

Following a Facebook competition to choose a possible sculpture from a selection of drawings by pupils of the local Primary School, I carved this 8ft tall […]
August 23, 2012

Welcoming sign

A newly carved slate Welcome sign. Welsh slate, 300x300mm, Black Letter script.
August 23, 2012
Carved garden patio bench in Scots Wych Burr Elm

6ft carved burr elm bench

Several lovely pieces of Scots (Wych) elm have gone into producing this 6 foot long, garden or patio bench.
August 23, 2012
Chainsaw-carved rustic wood bench in Scots Pine

Rustic benches

Here are two chainsaw-fashioned, rustic benches I was commissioned to produce for Delliefure Natural Burial Ground near Grantown on Spey. Made from one large Scots Pine […]
July 21, 2012
Carved slate house sign

Silver Cottage

This is a hand-carved lettercutting piece in slate measuring 600 x 300mm. I was really pleased that the client liked the idea of including carved silver […]