• signature and glyph on Sandy Bar

    carving outside and winter sun

    Carving outside again and enjoying the walk across the park…and Sandy Bar is finished.

  • Victoria Park is still open despite the gathering gloom

    Heading home after carving Sandy Bar

    heading home in the dusk, on foot via Victoria Park and Well Street Common. Diana’s sulking with her passenger door…

  • close-up of starting part of the background

    An ephemeral white line

    The white line effect around the letters is caused when the chisel cuts the stone. I think there must be…

  • close up of transferring the image for Sandy Bar

    Sandy Bar is on its way

    Preparing Sandy Bar…I’m going to carve the letters in relief, so it’s lucky the stone is so soft and forgiving.…