Precision drilling

Precision drilling

Just had this frame made.  In nicely engineered steel, it helps me to drill and precisely resin 20mm stainless steel connecting rods.  Seems to work well.

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Summer Garden Visits

Summer Garden Visits

The garden is looking good.  In the absence of any scheduled open days or exhibitions small groups of visitors are very welcome.  Please get in touch to arrange a visit by appointment.  Most sculpture for sale.  

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Covid 19 and workshops

Covid 19 and workshops

It has not been possible to run workshops safely during the pandemic.  And that is obviously still be continuing with the 'rule of 6'.  Susheila is  going to start up again when it is safe/legal to do so .  There will probably need to be much smaller group sizes,...

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Fiere

Fiere

A memorial for Eveanne Nicholson commissioned by her husband John.  A Portland Limestone pillar which looks out over a grand landscape of Central Scotland.  The foundation carries a text carved by Gus Fisher a line by the Scottish Poet Jackie Kay.

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Sculpture Commission for Wallyford, East Lothian

Sculpture Commission for Wallyford, East Lothian

The carving of these large Doddington sandstone pieces has been slowly continued during the Covid 19 lockdown.   They were commissioned by East Lothian Development for the entrance to the new housing outside Wallyford.   The designs symbolize the historic wells which...

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Doddington Sandstone Delivery

Doddington Sandstone Delivery

Delivery yesterday of some nice pieces of Doddingon Sandstone from Hutton Stone.  Ross is the super skilled driver and unloader.  Never fails to turn a stone delivery into a party.   These are meant to be 300mm slabs with unfinished edges.  The yard has trimmed the...

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Winter Limestone Commissions

Winter Limestone Commissions

1 December 2019. Work out at the front of the house at the moment - one large Portland Limestone commission for a private client and several pieces of Kilkenny limestone which are slowly working towards an exhibition at Dawyck Botanic Garden in 2021.

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Letter Carving Workshops with Gus Fisher

Letter Carving Workshops with Gus Fisher

Learn how to design and cut letters with Gus Fisher, a local professional letter cutter. Gus will be running these workshops from our studio here at Rachan in February, Thursdays 13, 20 and 27. 9.30am -12.30pm. Cost is £75 for 3 mornings.  It includes materials, use...

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