Katherine Worthington

Stone Carver & Sculptor

York Minster - Apprenticeship

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1997 - 1999 - York, UK                                                                                               

Katherine was chosen to do a two year apprenticeship in architectural carving, see testimonial letter. Her training was very specialised at this the second largest gothic cathedral in Northern Europe. She enjoyed working along side her carving tutor at the Minster's stone carving workshop. 

She carved gothic oak leaves, crockets, finials, gables and buds to the Great West Doorway, North West Door and Tower in Tadcaster and Whitby stone. 

She was also appointed to carve a plaque unveiled by HRH Duke of York commemorating the Great West doorway.


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Great West Door carved oak leavesGreat West Door carved oak leaves
Gothic cathedral crocketGothic cathedral crocket
Stone finialStone finial
Architectural stone carved finial Architectural stone carved finial
Great West Door - Unveiled by HRH Duke of YorkGreat West Door - Unveiled by HRH Duke of York
Crockets on gableCrockets on gable
Restored gableRestored gable
Finial with crocketsFinial with crockets
Stone budStone bud
Bud installed Bud installed
Katherine Worthington Katherine Worthington