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

A celebration of Britain's greatest furniture maker

Featured members

Tom Brown

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

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…

Gonzalez & Harms

Hand carving and gilding are the major aspects in their business, which is keeping their team of craftsmen busy in their studios.

Fergus Wessel

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

Chris Pye

A well-respected woodcarving teacher, Chris Pye has been running classes in traditional woodcarving in England, USA and Canada for many years.

Gary Dench

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