The Master Carvers Association

The oldest association of wood and stonecarvers in the UK, the Master Carvers Association stands for the highest quality of work: professionally executed and delivered on time.
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The Master Carvers Association boasts a membership of over 40, about half being individual carvers and the rest employing a number of apprentices and trained crafts people.
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The MCA is affiliated with the Heritage Crafts Association

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    Dafydd Owain Hughes

    Dafydd has been carving in wood and creating period style pieces for over 20 years …

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    Gerald Adams Woodcarvers Ltd

    Producing components for the furniture industry, as well as design, architectural detail and sculptural work for large private houses…

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    Simon Smith

    Simon has used his experience in design, modelling and carving for many varied commissions; from historic ornament and figurative…

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    Fergus Wessel

    Fergus Wessel is one of the country’s leading letter cutters. He runs Stoneletters, a creative stone carving studio based near Oxford.

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    Conrad Lindley-Thompson

    Conrad Lindley-Thompson carves and sculpts ornament, figures, and complex shapes for films, architects and interior designers.

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    Houghtons of York

    Houghtons of York are a well established family run business with a wealth of experience specialising in high quality joinery and woodcarving.


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