Houghtons of York are a well established family run business with a wealth of experience specialising in high quality joinery and woodcarving.
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 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.
The MCA is affiliated with the Heritage Crafts Association
Carvers & Gilders is a partnership established in 1979 which designs, makes, conserves and restores fine carving and gilding.
Being involved in restoration such as Windsor Castle and Hampton Court as well as working on masterpieces which pass through the antique…
Francois Loudwig has 25 years of experience as a woodcarver and specialises in the framing of Master paintings.
Conrad Lindley-Thompson carves and sculpts ornament, figures, and complex shapes for films, architects and interior designers.
Over the last 20 years I have been working predominantly in the restoration of fine period giltwood furniture for the antique trade…
An interview with Fergus Wessel
Fergus Wessel is one of the country’s leading letter cutters. He runs Stoneletters, a creative stone carving studio based near Oxford.
James has over twenty years experience in the stone industry. His works mainly consist of the repair and reproduction of ornament and …