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Stone Carvers Guild Podcast

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The oldest records of civilization come to us through stone carvings. Stone carving has evolved and adapted throughout the ages, in cultures around the world. The Stone Carvers Guild is a group of independent working professional carvers based throughout the United States. We are working to ensure that carved stone will continue to play an important role in our built environment throughout the 21st century and beyond. This podcast looks to capture members' stories and experiences to share with others.

Location:

United States

Description:

The oldest records of civilization come to us through stone carvings. Stone carving has evolved and adapted throughout the ages, in cultures around the world. The Stone Carvers Guild is a group of independent working professional carvers based throughout the United States. We are working to ensure that carved stone will continue to play an important role in our built environment throughout the 21st century and beyond. This podcast looks to capture members' stories and experiences to share with others.

Language:

English


Episodes
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Franco Minervini

6/10/2024
Franco Minervini joins hosts Bethany, Matthew, and Joel to talk his storied history in stone carving and some of his favorite projects over the years. Learn more about Franco and the Stone Carvers Guild online at www.stonecarversguild.org.

Duration:00:57:55

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Dale Johnson

5/10/2024
Join Bethany, Matt, and Joel as they head to the studio of Dale Johnson of Old World Stone Carving in Ohio. For pictures of Dale's work and more about the Stone Carvers Guild, visit www.stonecarversguild.org.

Duration:00:52:08

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Michael Fannin

4/10/2024
Join Bethany, Matthew, and Joel as they talk with longtime Stone Carvers Guild member Michael Fannin. The Vermont-based carver talks technique, stone, history, and much more in this in-depth conversation. More about Michael and the Stone Carvers Guild online at www.stonecarversguild.org.

Duration:01:02:21

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Walter S. Arnold

3/10/2024
In which Bethany, Matthew, and Joel discuss the age old problem of motivation in a solitary craft, before being motivated by the history, wisdom, and spirit of Chicago-based carver and Stone Carvers Guild founding member Walter S. Arnold. More about Walter and his work: https://stonecarversguild.org/episode-7-walter-arnold/

Duration:01:10:34

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Malcolm S. Harlow, Jr.

2/10/2024
In which Bethany, Matthew, and Joel from the Stone Carvers Guild speak with Malcolm Harlow and his wife Gale as they discuss his experience in stone carving through the years. More about Malcolm and the Stone Carvers Guild online at www.stonecarversguild.com.

Duration:00:55:01

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Bob Ragan and Mary Condon

1/10/2024
Join Bethany, Matt, and Joel as they talk with Bob Ragan and Mary Condon of Texas Carved Stone, sharing the lessons they've learned through their many years of operation of a large shop with elite stone carving for art and architecture.

Duration:01:08:07

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Patrick Plunkett

12/10/2023
Welcome back to the Stone Carvers Guild Podcast! In this episode, we are joined by the talented stone carver, Patrick Plunkett. Get ready to delve into the fascinating journey of this stone carver, from his English roots to iconic projects like the National Cathedral and the White House. Click here to see Patrick's work. Episode Highlights: English Beginnings:Journey to America:National Cathedral Chronicles:Darth Vader Grotesque:Carving through History:Advice for Aspiring Carvers:Connect with Stone Carvers Guild: Explore the art of stone carving on our website. Subscribe to the Stone Carvers Guild Podcast for more captivating interviews. Subscribe, Rate, and Review: Never miss an episode! Subscribe now and leave a 5-star rating with a positive review on your podcast provider. Your support helps us share the craft of stone carving with a broader audience. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:01:11:07

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Amy Brier

11/10/2023
In which Amy Brier sits down with Bethany, Joel, and Matt to discuss how to not deny that you are a lover of limestone. More information about her carving, and the Stone Carvers Guild, online: https://stonecarversguild.org/episode-3-amy-brier/

Duration:01:10:54

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Nick Fairplay

10/10/2023
In which Nick Fairplay sits down with Bethany, Joel, and Matt to discuss how to not be a professional pastry chef More information about his carving, and the Stone Carvers Guild, visit the episode notes online at www.stonecarversguild.org.

Duration:00:54:12

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Joseph Kincannon

9/10/2023
In which Joseph Kincannon sits down with Bethany, Joel, and Matt to discuss how to not work in the gift shop. Learn about Joseph's history, carving, as well as the Stone Carving Guild, here.

Duration:01:21:20