Welcome to the Gray’s stone carving blog

Welcome to our Gray’s Stone Carving Studio blog, here you can read insights from the team and all the latest on our carving courses and events. If you want to keep up to date with the latest from the studio you can sign up below to our email newsletter to get more straight to your inbox.


Grotesques and Gargoyles

14th June 2024

Occasionally grotesques or small carvings on the building are made out of boredom or delight. On Salisbury Cathedral are carved at least half a dozen, maybe more, small creatures and faces where nobody could possibly see them, except for the… Read More

May Newsletter 2024

18th May 2024

May is shaping up to be one of the busiest months of our year! Read More

GSCS April Newsletter

16th April 2024

At last, we can start to see the sunlight streaming into the workshop, which makes a pleasant change! Read More

International Women’s Day 2024

8th March 2024

Carving apprentice and business partner Tamsin Gray shared her thoughts on women's role in the stone carving industry, her inspiration and advice to the next generation of carvers on International Women's Day 2024. Read More

How to commission a memorial or an inscription with us

27th February 2024

At Gray's Stone Carving Studio we are flexible in our approach to commissioning memorials. We don’t have a catalogue, although you can look at examples of work on our website. We begin with a cup of tea and a chat,… Read More

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