Listen to the sounds of chisel against sandstone as I work the stone to the shape I require.
This is the piece I am working on
Or try this video too
Check out this – and do not be deceived by the ‘simplicity’. Instead listen to the music made by the dummy striking the chisel.
This fine example of an R is in my possession, has been since it was carved by Tom Perkins in August 1992, when I attended my first letter carving workshop at a place called West Dean in Sussex.