A commission I made during the summer of 2015.
The 12 syllable Guru Rinpoche mantra (with my own lotus design) carved from a natural slate slab which was found at Sandy Mouth in North Cornwall (approx. 60 cm long).
I’ve been carving Mani stones with exclusive detailing for Curious Egg– a new artist-curated lifestyle store that brings together art, fine craft and interiors.
Lorraine from Curious Egg has written a great piece (entitled ‘The Stone Hunter’) about her visit to my workshop;
Hand carved from a stone I found on a North Cornish Beach
On sale at the Samye Ling shop (or you can also order direct from Hatch, Burn, Carve- message me or email firstname.lastname@example.org)
These were freehand carved from reclaimed slate. The Scottish purple slate gives a beautiful contrast when carved. The other was carved from Cornish slate and hand-enamelled in traditional Tibetan colours.
On sale at the shop at Samye Ling, or you can order direct from Hatch, Burn, Carve (message me or email email@example.com)
Lotus flower wall plaques- enamelled and relief carved from reclaimed slate.
Some of these were made for a commission, whilst the shop at Kagyu Samye Ling also stocks the enamelled ones.