Category Archives: Hounds

Hound Wall Plaque

Hand carved from reclaimed Cornish slate.


Saluki style ears and a gentle smile! Internal design based loosely on Early Celtic spiral patterns. © Hatch, Burn, Carve/Martin Wilson


If you would like me to design and carve one of these, message me here or email
Each design is unique.



A Wall Plaque for a Dog named Colin

I was commissioned to make a wall plaque as a lasting memorial to a special hound called Colin. Hand carved and enamelled from a reclaimed Cornish roof slate. Design © Hatch, Burn, Carve/Martin Wilson





Pictish/Celtic Hound Commission

Hand carved and hand enamelled from an approximately 300 year old Cornish roof slate (still with iron nails embedded!).

Please note- this design is copyright Hatch, Burn, Carve.



If you would like a similar hound, please PM me or email


Moongazing Hound

‘Luna’, the moon gazing hound, who now watches the sky from the garden at Cosaig Self-Catering Cottage in Innerleithen. Design © Hatch, Burn, Carve/Martin Wilson


I hand carved this from a large natural chunk of Tweed Valley slate, followed by enamelling by hand.



If you would like me to design and carve a bespoke stone for your garden (or home), please PM me here, or email