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 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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    Conrad Lindley-Thompson

    Conrad Lindley-Thompson carves and sculpts ornament, figures, and complex shapes for films, architects and interior designers.

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    Francois Loudwig

    Francois Loudwig has 25 years of experience as a woodcarver and specialises in the framing of Master paintings.

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    Paul Spencer

    Spencer & Richman are specialist chimneypiece carvers based in Somerset. They accept one-off commissions and…

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    Nigel Hilliard Ltd

    Nigel Hilliard’s family have long been connected with wood carving, spanning a period of three centuries where knowledge…

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    Dafydd Owain Hughes

    Dafydd has been carving in wood and creating period style pieces for over 20 years …

  • Julian Stanley produces a range of exquisite furniture

    Julian Stanley

    With a blend of skill and versatility, Julian Stanley produces a range of exquisite furniture, much of it inspired by Italian, French and English…


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