Stone Carver Simon Keeley - Press details


Press details

Here are a few press cuttings, magazine articles and TV programmes about Simon Keeley's work....

Simon Keeley demonstrating on BBC1 Heir Hunters   BBC1 HEIR HUNTERS

'Heir Hunters' - For anyone that missed my appearance on BBC1 on Monday 7th March 2016 you can watch it here. More below...




 

 
 


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Heir Hunters BBC programme featuring Simon Keeley

Simon demonstrating Stone Carving on BBC 1 Heir Hunters shown on Monday 7th March 2016. A series following the work of probate researchers. A case centred on Guernsey brings up heartbreaking tales of families torn apart by war. To watch select link below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b073gyg1/heir-hunters-series-10-6-woottonwatson

Simon Keeley demonstrating on Heir Hunters BBC
Simon Keeley demonstrating on BBC1 Heir Hunters

Seven Prayer stones carved by Simon Keeley are installed at St. Margaret's Church in Chipstead

Seven Prayer stones carved by Simon Keeley are installed at St. Margaret's Church in Chipstead

Simon demonstrating stone carving at Blenheim Arts Fair.

Simon demonstrating at Blenheim palace Taste of Summer show

Kirstie’s Home Made Home – Series 2 – with Simon Keeley

Stone Carver Simon Keeley - Kirsty Allsopp and Stone Carver Simon Keeley

Simon Keeley was selected to be a featured artist by the Channel 4 programme makers for Kirstie’s Home Made Home series 2 which started on Tuesday 2nd November - December 6th. Simon Keeley appeared as a featured artist on November 16th.

Simon was recommended to work with a couple on the show, Luke and Gabi. He was asked if Luke being disabled would pose a problem? to which he replied ‘definitely not’ and set up a meeting. It was arranged that Simon would create ‘Garden Markers’, these would have words carved on them by Kirstie, Luke and Gabi.

A teaching set up was arranged and filming of the teaching session was led by Simon Keeley. This was a great success, the three students did really well, in a very limited time frame.

Kirstie, Simon, Gabi and Luke at Simon's studio letter carving
Kirstie, Luke and Gabi with Simon in his 'dream studio' (courtesy of Andrew Sinclair -Sculptor)
To view the November 16th programme go to: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/kirsties-homemade-home/4od

Stone carver Simon Keeley welcomes Luke and Gabi at Bleinheim Palace Taste of Summer
Luke and Gabi with Simon at Blenheim Palace Arts Fair

Stone Carver Simon Keeley noted in the Surrey Life magazine article

Surrey Life Magazine - read more & link to magazine

Surrey Life article about Simon Keeley


Taste of Summer at Blenheim Palace - May 2010
Taste of Summer hosted some of the UK’s finest contemporary artists and designers, craftsmen and women, featuring a vast selection of stylish work from around the country. Simon was demostrating stone carving. Read more...

Stone Carver Simon Keeley - Taste of Summer at blenheim Palace article

Surrey Life Magazine - read more

Stone Carver Simon Keeley noted in the press

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Stone Carver Simon Keeley noted in the press

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Stone Carver Simon Keeley noted in the press

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Stone Carver Simon Keeley Harley Street commission

Harley Street - Albion Stone - read more

Stone Carver Simon Keeley Craft & Design Magazine awards

Craft & Design Magazine Award - read more


 
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