Archive for the ‘Collaboration’ Category

Letter Carving

December 9, 2008
Leaf Litter by David Morley

Leaf Litter by David Morley

The words of poet David Morley were carved into recycled timber by David Mawdsley, as part of the collaborative installation at the Slow Art Trail in Strid Wood on the Bolton Abbey Estate.

Letter shapes by David Mawdsley

Letter shapes by David Mawdsley

Slow Art Trail – Strid Wood Bolton Abbey Estate

December 9, 2008

David was commissioned by Chrysalis Arts of Gargrave to carve the words of poet David Morley whose work was featured in the Slow Art Trail at Strid Wood on the Bolton Abbey Estate in September and October.

Wood Grain and Red Clay

Wood Grain and Red Clay

This is one of forty posts which were erected alongside the pathway by the hide in Strid Wood.

Bird Hide in Strid Wood

Bird Hide in Strid Wood

Strid Wood pathway

Strid Wood pathway

Entwine Table

December 9, 2008
Entwined twixt twig and twine

Entwined twixt twig and twine

David carved the work of calligrapher Richard Crookes into the top of this console table. Inlaid cherry represents the ‘twig’ and Stephanie’s stitched hemp cord represents the ‘twine’.

Entwine Console Table

Entwine Console Table

This collaboration was exhibited at the Creative Networks event at Leeds College of Art and Design.

You can commission David, Stephanie and Richard to make a truly unique piece of furniture.