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.

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

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Featured members

Matthew Pack

Over the last 20 years I have been working predominantly in the restoration of fine period giltwood furniture for the antique trade…

Graham Heeley Studios Ltd

Sculptural and decorative objects, always at the highest level in the fine and decorative arts tradition, features and elements in …

Gary Dench

Gary Dench is a graduate of the City and Guilds School of Art and a fully trained period wood-carver and gilder…

Nick Roberson

Nick has worked on public commissions as well as historic buildings and carvings.

Tom Brown

Tom produces work to the highest standard in architectural, sculptural and ornamental stone carving and is a First Class graduate…

Hugh Wedderburn

Hugh carves mainly in wood, though also enjoys stone and marble, working in period styles and designs of his own contrivance.

Videos

Ben Harms

Master Carvers’ Association President 2008 – 2010, Ben Harms, speaking at the Listed Property Show 2010