Headstones, lasting memorials
Valentia Slate headstone
The carved detail is from Emma's sketchbook
Kilkenny Limestone headstone with the inscription in Irish
Carved swallow and touches of colour and gold leaf
Kilkenny marble headstone, Melosina is a descendant of the Butlers of Ormonde (Kilkenny Castle)
Portuguese Limestone headstone on Kilkenny Limestone base stone. A butterfly and rose detail are carved on the front above and below the wording.
When I was shaping the round top of this headstone I cut very carefully to leave a raised piece which I then carved into a butterfly in strong relief
Snowdrops carved onto Joshua's headstone
Acorns and oak leaves decorate this headstone
A robin on a garden fork is carved in strong relief on the back of this headstone.
Relief carving of daffodils