Carving ornaments on an Irish bluestone plinth


A video showing how I carved the ornaments on a new part of a plinth I made for a bronze statue of Hercules by Ton Mooy Prior to carving the lower ornaments. All the stonemasonry parts are already finished I forgot to film the first parts, so I took a block and did it again for the video First step is carving the outlines square to the lower surface The outlines have been made. Time for shaping the ornaments themselves My colleague Stide making the chisel-mark finish

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