Its taken a while to take and load up a good photograph, but here it is finally completed. October was completely mad and I’ve got a bit behind on posting all the news – I will try and catch up this week with some pictures of the unveiling, which was a wonderful event, and also the show at Walcot Chapel.
We are nearly there! I finished the lettering just over a week ago, and carved the acorn last week. I ran my chisel over the letters for the final time yesterday, making a few final adjustments. All that remains is … Continue reading →
Now well over half way, it feels like completion is within grasp. 20 letters a day is the pace it dictates. It doesn’t want to go any faster. Fortunately 20 letters a day is fast enough to remain on schedule.
It’s satisfying to see these letters really beginning to populate the stone. It is still a little daunting to see how much there is still to carve. I’m on schedule though so the challenge is to keep the pace and the rhythm going.