Posts Tagged ‘art’

Visit our workshop

June 13, 2009

We are opening our studio to visitors – come and see David demonstrating his traditional craftmanship skills at our workshop on 20 and 21 June, and on 26, 27, 28 June.  We will be open from 10.30 am till 5.30 pm on these days.  We will have examples of our individually designed furniture on display – please come and try them out – you can touch the wood, sit on the wood, buy the wood – we will have gift items available for you to purchase on the day; for example jewellery boxes, clocks with unique grain patterns, chopping boards, cheese boards and larger items of furniture.  We are taking part in the North Yorkshire Open Studios event, you can see other inspirational artists and craftsmen here

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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