sculpsit

[English: skuhlp-sit] verb, Latin. ~ he engraved, carved or sculptured (it).



Gareth Ifor Jones creates timeless carvings and inscriptions in both wood and stone from his workshop in the heart of Devon.

Please contact him direct if you are interested in a special commission or wish to purchase an item.

Visitors are welcome to the Kennford studio - please telephone first to make arrangements.



WOOD-CARVING


Relief carvings in English Oak commissioned for a period cottage.



STONE-CARVING


'Cornucopia' ~ Portland stone, framed in English Walnut with handmade ironware.

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'Metropolis' ~ a tryptic carved in Portland stone to celebrate the 2008 re-release of the film.

 


LETTER-CUTTING


'Go Placidly...' ~ Hillersdon House, Devon.  A 4" Trajan script cut in a Pantheon-style Oak frieze.

 
 



World War II Memorial, Kenn Church ~ A full re-carving of the original 1940's plaque in Burmese Teak.



Signs and unusual commissions ~ various woods.



Lytchgate sign, Kenn church ~ Quarter-sawn Devon Oak, tinted with vermillion & gesso.

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FURNITURE

The construction of a child's chair from  the client's heirloom oak, table plank.

Furniture and ladder commissions.

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