Art Foundry - Coles Castings - Shaftesbury Dorset

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Artworks Foundry is among the nation's leading fabricators in the production & restoration of bronze sculptures, reliefs, and monuments. Our 40 years experience in the industry has taught us that trust between artist and fabricator is paramount. Over the years, we have proudly fostered countless decade-long client relationships.

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Stephen Coles is a sculptor and founder based in the Dorset countryside, and has been working with molten metal for fifteen years. He established and runs Coles Castings, a fine art foundry, which offers a range of casting services across a variety of disciplines and specializes in the production of cast iron and cast bronze sculpture.

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Links – The Nomadic Northerner

www.colescastings.com Stephen Coles works from his foundry in deepest Dorset. If you need something casting he’s your man. He specialises in fine art casting and has lots of experience working with artists to cast their work. In between commissions he makes his own creations often wry and witty in …

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Catalogue of Pictures and Objects of Art, exhibited at The ...

Farris and Son were agricultural implement manufacturers based in Shaftesbury, Dorset. 222. Model of a Traction Engine. Made and exhibited by Messrs. J. Farris and Son, Shaftesbury. 223. Chinese Bronze Incense Burner. Ming Dynasty; prior to 1660. Exhibited by Mr. W. Moss King. This exhibitor cannot be identified 224. Two Bronze Vases of the ...

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After graduating with a distinction, he was invited to teach foundry practice in the graduate sculpture programme at Alfred. He then returned home to his native Dorset to continue his own artistic practice and open his own artist led foundry, Coles Castings, which specialises in fine art castings in cast iron, bronze and aluminium.

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*Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry established 1989, Bronze Age Art Foundry Ltd by2000, 272 Island Row, Limehouse, Docklands, London E14 7HY by 2000-2014, Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry, Gallery Building, Basin Approach, Limehouse, E14 7JG by 2015. Bronze sculpture founders.

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Edward Cockey Background, Origins of the family, 19th ...

Edward Cockey (1781–1860) was an industrial entrepreneur in Frome, Somerset, England, descended from a local family of metalworkers.. Background. The early part of the nineteenth century was a hard time for Frome, industry declining over the years as its dependence on the wool trade fell.

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Kristen Tordella-Williams

︎Curriculum Vitae Kristen's interests lie in the layers of the impressions left by our bodies on the environment around us and the reciprocal impressions our...

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Restoring Finger Post Signs At East Melbury’s Fine Art Foundry

Alfred visits Stephen Coles of Coles Castings in East Melbury to see how he’s restoring Dorset’s traditional round-topped metal finger post signs. Stephen is in demand. Maintenance contractors sometimes damage the wayfinders and one has just been taken from School Lane in …

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The Iron casting symposium is Run by Kārlis Alainis since 2006 and he is very much the epicentre of of the artistic iron casting scene in Latvia. Karlis is a classically trained sculpture, ex soviet sergeant and lecture at The Riga academy of arts.

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Stephen Coles runs Coles Castings in Shaftesbury, North Dorset. Established in 2012, the fine art foundry predominantly specialises in the production of cast iron and cast bronze sculpture. The foundry offers a wide range of services including waxwork, mould making, sand moulding, bronze and iron casting, metal finishing and patination.

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Coles Castings Coles Castings About Coles Castings Coles Castings is a foundry in north Dorset specialising in bespoke cast iron, bronze and aluminium casting for art, design and heritage projects. We cover an extensive range of foundry techniques including grey iron smelting, sand moulding…

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Wren Classics Ltd

We pride ourselves on the attention to detail and quality of workmanship that we pour into every vehicle that comes into our workshop. We are Aston Martin specialists but have the expertise to restore all classic vehicles. Our workshop is based in Shaftesbury in Dorset we are ideally placed for customers from all around the UK.

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Frome - Wikipedia

Frome (/ ˈ f r uː m / FROOM) is a town and civil parish in eastern Somerset, England.The town is built on uneven high ground at the eastern end of the Mendip Hills, and centres on the River Frome.It is approximately 13 miles (21 km) south of Bath, 43 miles (69 km) east of the county town, Taunton and 107 miles (172 km) west of London. In the 2011 census, the population was given as 26,203.

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Coles Castings News - Shaftesbury Dorset - Art Foundry

Coles Castings is pleased to announce in conjunction with Dorset AONB we are currently in the process of casting aluminium lettering for various Fingerpost signs in and around the County of Dorset. For those not in the know the fingerpost is the traditional style of signpost, they date as far back as the late 17th Century.

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Sculpture Castings

Sculpture Castings is a leading fine art foundry based in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Offering the complete foundry service and using a range of traditional skills, including the lost wax process, our highly experienced team deliver the finest results in silver or bronze sculptures of any size.

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Foundries - Worldwide Foundry Alliance

AB Fine Art Foundry, London. Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry, London Coles Castings, Dorset. Le Blanc Fine Art Foundry, Leicestershire Lockbund Sculpture Foundry, Cropredy, Oxfordshire. London Bronze Casting Ltd, London. Lunts Castings Ltd, Birmingham. Niagara Falls Castings, Leamington Spa. Pangolin Editions, Stroud. Ore and Ingot, Bristol

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Looking at the mirror: the craftsmanship of reflecting ...

Casting the molten speculum metal into its mould at Coles Castings Foundry, Dorset. Credit: Matthew Howles. Our mirror was cast with an almost imperceptibly shallow concave face – only about a millimetre deep in the centre.

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A to Z of Businesses in Dorset Find local businesses in ...

A to Z of Businesses in Dorset We provide free Business Advertising for local Dorset businesses, local Dorset Tradesmen, local Dorset Sole Traders, local Dorset Service Providers etc. - See our Free Advertising page for further information.

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Wessex Dorset, WILTSHIRE, WITH WEST BERKSHIRE EAST …

Wessex Dorset, WILTSHIRE, WITH WEST BERKSHIRE EAST SOMERSET. 30.10.2020 - By poxi. Wessex Dorset, WILTSHIRE, WITH WEST BERKSHIRE EAST SOMERSET ...

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Ubique: July 2012

Jul 31, 2012· The street, Gold Hill, however is actually located in Shaftesbury, in the southern coastal county of Dorset. The town was home of Shaftsbury Abbey founded by Alfred and his daughter Ethelgiva in 888. The abbey became the wealthiest Benedictine nunnery in England.

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We list adverts for a range of job opportunities within the art and culture sector. You can search or submit jobs below, or use Arts News to announce arts-related events, news and call-outs for exhibitions. Our posts are also automatically shared on Twitter, and you can follow us: @artsjobs. You may have noticed that we look a bit different.

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Antiques Atlas - Antique Furniture Restoration & Other ...

Shaston Cottage Bozley Hill Shaftesbury Dorset SP7 0BN Get directions with StreetFinder. Restoration of Antique Furniture.Fully insured. Parking, workshop opening hours Monday to sunday 10.00am to 9.00pm. Strictly by appointment only. Telephone: 01747851423. Listing owner? Log in to update this listing Report this listing

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Full text of "Notes & Queries for Somerset and Dorset"

image All images latest This Just In Flickr Commons Occupy Wall Street Flickr Cover Art USGS Maps. Metropolitan Museum. Top ... Full text of "Notes & Queries for Somerset and Dorset…

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Stephen Coles runs Coles Castings in Shaftesbury, North Dorset. Established in 2012, the fine art foundry predominantly specialises in the production of cast iron and cast bronze sculpture. The foundry offers a wide range of services including waxwork, mould making, sand moulding, bronze and iron casting, metal finishing and patination.

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Edward Cockey - Wikipedia

A foundry was soon established in the appropriately named Bell Lane, since demolished, a short distance from the Bell House. His son, William continued the family tradition until his death in 1762. At least 23 towers in Somerset and over 40 in Wiltshire and Dorset …

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Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections ...

Cooper, Anthony Ashley (1801-1885) 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, philanthropist Cooper, Charles Purton (1793-1873), lawyer, antiquary and Secretary to Record Commission Cooper, Sir Daniel (1821-1902), 1st Baronet, Australian merchant

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Architects & Artists C – Sussex Parish Churches

J Coles References to John Coles are found between 1790 and 1833, but he has not been more fully identified. He worked in London and was the father and son of makers of memorial tablets, generally pretty modest in nature. Memorials: Hartfield. M Coles Michael Coles has a studio in Lindfield, where he designs stained glass, embroidery and mosaics.

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Coles Castings is a foundry in north Dorset specialising in bespoke cast iron, bronze and aluminium casting for art, design and heritage projects. We cover an extensive range of foundry techniques including grey iron smelting, sand moulding, and lost wax.

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