Victor Daly is an experienced stone carver and he is highly skilled in the traditional mallet and chisel methods which have been relied on by stone-cutters for centuries.
In his work on a wide range of commercial, bespoke and conservation projects, he uses skills and techniques which have been passed down from generation to generation.
Victor specialises in letter-carving, abstract sculpture, and restoration work. And to ensure a future for this ancient craft, he also offers stone-carving courses at his workshop on West Cork’s beautiful Sheep’s Head peninsula.
This handsome, hand-carved house nameplate was commissioned to identify a holiday home here on the Sheep's Head Peninsula. The Celtic lettering is in … [Read More...]
The intertwined stone rings in this sculpture offer a puzzle to the mind, asking to think in new ways about shapes and ideas. Of course, we use rings … [Read More...]
It's interesting, as a sculptor in the twenty-first century, to get the chance to experiment with a type of stone-carving that was at its most popular in … [Read More...]