“The art of stone carving is the meeting of heart, hands and mind.”
Danny Stimson is a City & Guilds qualified stone mason (to Craft and Advanced Craft level). After completing a three year stone masonry apprenticeship with English Heritage, he moved to The Cathedral Works in Chichester, where he worked for eight years during which time he also undertook a year-long carving course with the City & Guilds Art College in London.
Danny has stone carvings on some of the most historic buildings in the country including: Chichester Cathedral; The Houses of Parliament; The Guildhall, London; and The British Museum – to name a few.
Over the past 20 years, since leaving Chichester, Danny has undertaken stone carvings for various private and public art commissions. These include: Rylstone Gardens; Sainsbury's Sculpture Walk; Play Lane Open Space; and The Chines Project.