Jonathan at Swanage Fish Festival 2018 – 9th & 10th June

Jonathan at Swanage Fish Festival 2018 – 9th & 10th June

Jonathan will be demonstrating stone carving techniques at Swanage Fish Festival 2018, on 9th and 10th June. He’ll also have some of his stone carved fishes with him.

Pop along to watch him at work, and say “Hello”.

The Festival takes place at Prince Albert Gardens, near Swanage Pier (location map below).

 


Jonathan at Purbeck Pirate Festival 2018: 23rd-27th May

Jonathan at Purbeck Pirate Festival 2018: 23rd-27th May

Jonathan will be at the Purbeck Pirate Festival 2018, Swanage, on 23rd – 27th May. He’ll be based at Sandpit Field (location map below).

He will be demonstrating various stone carving techniques, and will probably have a stone carved skull and crossbones with him too!

Please come and say “Hello” (or “Ahoy there”!).


 


Jonathan Sells Featured in ‘Corfe Valley News’

Jonathan Sells Featured in ‘Corfe Valley News’

In May and September 2015, Jonathan was featured inĀ the publication ‘Corfe Valley News’, talking about one of his most challenging sculpture projects yet. This was a commission to carve four large wall panels for a major project, named Genesis, in the Stonehouse area of Plymouth.

Genesis isĀ the name of a new Ā£5 million block housing affordable offices and storage units.

Corfe Valley News article on Jonathan Sells PDF document

Purbeck Sculptor Jonathan Sells meets Princess Anne PDF document

 


Jonathan Sells meets Princess Anne

Jonathan Sells meets Princess Anne

One of Jonathan Sells’ most challenging project yet was a commission to carve four large wall panels for a major project, named Genesis, in the Stonehouse area of Plymouth.Ā Genesis isĀ the name of a new Ā£5 million block housing affordable offices and storage units.

As a result, JonathanĀ had the pleasure of meeting HRH Princess Anne on 29th June 2015, at the unveiling of his work in Plymouth.

Read more here:-

http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/Carvings-help-complete-pound-5m-Plymouth-office/story-26041418-detail/story.html (Plymouth Herald News article)

http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/STORIFY-Princess-Anne-visits-Plymouth/story-26797726-detail/story.html#2 (Plymouth Herald News article)

Purbeck Sculptor Jonathan Sells meets Pricess Anne (Corfe Valley News article) PDF document

 


Sculptor Jonathan Sells carves out a piece of history

Creatures from the Jurassic Coast are being immortalised in stone by Sculptor Jonathan Sells, who is carving out their place in history with a new work at Lulworth Cove.

A five-foot tallĀ sculpture depicts life that evolved during the Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic time periods up to 250 million years ago.

Read article in Daily Echo.

Jonathan Sells' Jurassic sculpture outside The Heritage Centre, Lulworth Cove, Dorset.

Jonathan Sells’ Jurassic sculpture outside The Heritage Centre, Lulworth Cove, Dorset.

 

 

Primordial Project (Jurassic sculpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic sculpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic sculpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset

Primordial Project (Jurassic sculpture) outside Lulworth Heritage Centre, West Lulworth, Dorset