Blog: tagged studio life

Letter Carver Fergus Wessel

Posted 15/09/14

fergus wessel stone carver

This is my biography, the story of my path to becoming a letter carver. It began at an early age when I played with pieces of type on the floor of the Whittington Press.

Eric Gill and Pigotts

Posted 18/03/14 in Workshop life

Eric Gill

A wonderful afternoon spent visiting Pigotts, Eric Gill's former home: a fascinating place steeped in history. I trained under Lida Kindersley, who was married to David Kindersley. He in turn trained under Eric Gill, so my work owes much to Eric Gill's tradition.