About Peter

Part of my training as a bespoke furniture designer and maker was an introduction in how to use the chainsaw; little did I know that this skill would take me up and down the country creating chainsaw sculptures for private clients, Michelin star restaurants, schools and local authorities.

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Man & machine is a short documentary by the film maker George Horne. It features the creation of a couple of chainsaw carvings, explains some of my background and the design process that goes into every sculpture I make.


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This latest wood pecker chainsaw carving stands around 6 feet tall and is made from Oak. It was commissioned by private clients


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This tree sculpture was carved from a multi stem cedar tree, for private clients in Herne Bay, Kent. It depicts a standing Buddha with several poles behind it, from which the clients were to hang prayer flags. Around the back of the sculpture are some steps which lead to a raised seat which gives a great view over the garden fence of the sea.


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Paddington Bear was commissioned by private clients from Essex. He is carved out of wellingtonia and is then coated with coloured wood treatments. He stands around 4 ft tall.


Thank you so much for coming today & transforming our ugly stump into a wonderful work of art.  

We appreciate your talent & are grateful you could achieve such a great sculpture in the worst conditions possible.

Tony & Inez 

I saw your sculpture today for the first time that is in the University of Birmingham’s grounds – and I was really taken with it. I particularly liked the mermaid.

A lovely sculpture – a beautiful thing to discover in the sunshine!

Gudrun Limbrick

I’ve been meaning to write to thank you for the amazing throne. It was an amazing sight and exactly what we were hoping for.

It is a huge hit with both the kids and adults passing through; a great photo attraction.