Something new, our Cow Parsley Wall Panel. The panel is based on the design of our popular Cow Parsley design, and makes use of the design in a simple graphical repeat pattern. The simplistic design lends itself to both traditional and more contemporary gardens and houses. It adds a little interest to patio areas […]
The Leaf Sculptures were commissioned by a forest school Nr Preston. The schools four houses are named after leavs, Lime, Sycamore, Poplar and Rowan and we were commissioned to design and create larger than life versions to help the children with identifying the different leavs.
For the design we decided that we couldn’t really stray […]
Just spent a really enjoyable day installing my work at the beautiful Doddington Hall for the forthcoming sculpture exhibition. I’m showing two of my more contemporary sculptures, The Tulip and Samarkand which aren’t featured on the website along with a swathe of The Wild Clematis seedheads.
More abstract and 3 dimensional than some of […]
A big thank you to everyone that visited during the two weekends. The weather was great, the sun shone and it finally felt like summer with lots of visitors taking the opportunity to enjoy a cuppa and cake in the garden. We are donating all the proceeds form tea and cake sales to the […]
Just finished work on my latest piece ’Samarkand’ inspired by the stunning mosaics and architecture in Samarkand, an ancient city on the Silk Road in Uzbekistan.
I first became aware of Samarkand whilst on holiday in Estonia. On the bookshelf in the house was was an old soviet era book on ancient building of the […]
Just got back from installing my work at Showborough House for the forthcoming sculpture exhibition. Just outside the riverside village of Twyning, near Tewkesbury, it’s always a pleasure to visit being smaller and more informal than some exhibitions. Despite the recent weather the garden was starting to come into flower and I was particularly […]
I was lucky enough to be invited to the preview night of a new exhibition “Timber Rising’ at the amazing Roca gallery in London which was designed by Zaha Hadid architects. The exhibition looks at the use of wood in building construction, focusing on it’s use in high rise buildings and a project that […]
I recently made the trip up to the tiny village of Salcott in Suffolk to install a commission that i had been working on over the past year.
The hall is in the centre of the village and I was asked by the villages to design a memory tree to go outside the village hall […]
Had another trip up north to get some new stainless steel sculptures mirror polished. It’s a skill that’s fairly hard to come by in the south but still exists in Sheffield, probably as a result of the cutlery industry. I can always remember as a boy walking the backstreets and seeing rows of men […]
At the recent Chichester Art Trail we showed some of our new pieces. The designs that are a little more contemporary in design than some of Simon’s other pieces and also make use of different materials and some gorgeous oak plinths. The new pieces are at home in the garden, on the patio or […]