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.
The MCA is affiliated with the Heritage Crafts Association
Carvers & Gilders is a partnership established in 1979 which designs, makes, conserves and restores fine carving and gilding.
Ben Bacon restores and makes caned & gilded furniture for British museums, institutions such as the National Trust…
Producing components for the furniture industry, as well as design, architectural detail and sculptural work for large private houses…
Fergus Wessel is one of the country’s leading letter cutters. He runs Stoneletters, a creative stone carving studio based near Oxford.
Hand carving and gilding are the major aspects in their business, which is keeping their team of craftsmen busy in their studios.
Francois Loudwig has 25 years of experience as a woodcarver and specialises in the framing of Master paintings.
A selection of videos from Members of the Master Carvers Association.
Dozens of newly-carved stone heads created at Westminster Abbey’s famous Chapter House.
An interview with Fergus Wessel
Master Carver, Ian Agrell, discusses the philosophy behind Agrell Architectural Carving.