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

Charles Oldham

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

Conrad Lindley-Thompson

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

Hugh Wedderburn

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

Simon Smith

Simon has used his experience in design, modelling and carving for many varied commissions; from historic ornament and figurative…

JK Stone Carving

James has over twenty years experience in the stone industry. His works mainly consist of the repair and reproduction of ornament and …

Paul Spencer

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

Videos

Ben Harms

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