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Husky Cup, Here I Come! 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Husky Cup, Here I Come!

Above is a photo of the awards that will be handed out at this year’s Carve Up The Coast – I had the pleasure of doing…

Of Signs and Shire Horses 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Of Signs and Shire Horses

Having finally finished my to-scale shire horse sculpture project (pictured below), I’ve now started work on a carving of a norman soldier. Recently, I also got a…

Evolution Of A Horse.. 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Evolution Of A Horse..

Below is a series of photos documenting the steps of creating a horse sculpture, so far.

TV Appearance 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

TV Appearance

I was featured in episode two of the new series ofCoast and Country, a Welsh TV program that was aired on Monday night. If you’re…

More Project Updates – March ’16 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

More Project Updates – March ’16

I’m finding it hard to believe it’s been almost a month since I last updated you on all the projects I’ve been getting on with.…

Custom Carvings for Emotional Events 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Custom Carvings for Emotional Events

I carve statues, signs, jewelry, and everything in between.  There’s carving for fun projects, competitions, and demonstrations. I also do custom carvings for emotional events.…

Project Updates, as Promised 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Project Updates, as Promised

As I said in my last post, things are pretty busy here. I’m just swooping in today, to give you the project updates, as promised.…

Lots of Goings On! 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Lots of Goings On!

Things have been busy this year, already. Since this time last month, I’ve been working solidly and simultaneously on three separate construction projects. The photo…

Tattybogle is Returned! 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Tattybogle is Returned!

After four months on the run, my missing scarecrow sculpture has been found! Tattybogle is returned! In other news: we’re having a 20% off sale on…

Greetings from Japan! 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Greetings from Japan!

Greetings from Japan! The great Keiji Kidokoro invited me to join him in the town of Taka. We’ll be creating sculptures for one of Japan’s…

Home for Christmas 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Home for Christmas

I’m back in the UK after my amazing trip to Japan, and as the song says, will be Home for Christmas. Really enjoyed the whole…

Gift Vouchers Are Now Available! 150 150 Simon O'Rourke

Gift Vouchers Are Now Available!

Looking for a special gift? Look no further! Our gift vouchers are now available! You can buy vouchers starting at £60. These can be used…