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 MCA

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





  • Houghtons of York

    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.

  • Temple Bar Heraldic Sculpture

    Tim Crawley

    Tim Crawley is a stone carver, sculptor and designer and has been fortunate to have worked on many of England’s most famous buildings.

  • oldham

    Charles Oldham

    Being involved in restoration such as Windsor Castle and Hampton Court as well as working on masterpieces which pass through the antique…

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    Laurence J. W. Beckford

    Laurence has worked at Hampton Court Palace during the restoration of the fire damaged Grinling Gibbons carvings…

  • bacon

    Ben Bacon

    Ben Bacon restores and makes caned & gilded furniture for British museums, institutions such as the National Trust…

  • lees

    Timothy Lees

    Timothy Lees has made work for many private and public bodies, both in the UK and abroad, and has worked extensively on the sculpture…

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A selection of videos from Members of the Master Carvers Association.
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