Stone Supplies Cotswolds will be providing 30 pieces of their beautiful Cotswold limestone for my festival, the stone comes from Veizeys Quarry in Tetbury, Gloucestershire. For information on their wide array of services please visit www.stonesuppliescotswolds.co.uk
Waters Group are a company specialising in stone working equipment, tools and consumables. They have kindly donated a chisel for each stonemason. Please visit their website to view their extensive collection of equipment and machinery. They will be on site all weekend available to chat about their products and will have a selection of items for sale.
Mark Stafford-Lovatt of Nock Deighton Auctioneers, who some of you would have met in 2013 and 2015. He is an an absolutely amazing auctioneer has kindly offered his services again this year for the the grand live auction on Bank Holiday Monday afternoon at 1.30pm.
Here is the link to their website if you would like to find out more about their wide range of services.
The trustees of The Worshipful Company of Masons have generously donated £250 prize to be awarded to the best carving created by a practising stonemason and £500 towards admin costs.
They are a highly regarded and historical training body based in London http://www.masonslivery.
R H & G Travis & Son Ltd
Steven Travis have kindly donated a £100 and £50 gift voucher for tools as prizes for two lucky stonemasons.
The company supply stonemasons, sculptors and engravers worldwide from their workshop in West Yorkshire.
They use traditional manufacturing techniques and tools can be made on a one off basis.
As a stonemason I can personally vouch for the quality of their tools.
Steven is unable to make it this year due to family commitments but I recommend getting in touch to chat about your requirements.
For more information please visit www.stoneworkingtools.co.uk
DS Stone Supplies
Stone suppliers for architects and masons and also for landscaping and paving. Sebastien prides himself on sourcing and supplying excellent quality stone from Europe.
They have kindly giving us 3 pieces of French limestone for prizes for the stonemasons.
This stone is excellent quality and beautiful to carve, Sebastien will have some pieces available for you to try out and details on other projects his company is involved in.
You can find him in one of the marquees all weekend.
For more information please visit www.dsstonesupplies.com
Severnside Scaffolding are very kindly donating their time and resources to build the scaffolding benches that the stonemasons will be carving on. If you would like to find out more about their products and services. Their office is located just across the road from the Priory and would be happy to discuss your requirements during normal working hours, for more details please click here.
Mainpoint Fire Protection are kindly lending us some fire extinguishers for my festival.
They maintain my fire extinguishers in my workshop, always friendly and helpful. You can check out their full range of services by clicking this link.
If you feel that you have something to offer whether it is some of your time or some of your money then it would be gratefully received, please visit the contact page for more details on how to get in touch-thank you.