Meet The Maker – Grant Helliwell

Grant Helliwell 2Grant is a 21 year old artisan Dry Stone Waller based here in Calderdale.

2015-04-19 14.15.31Dry Stone Walling is a highly skilled, centuries old craft and Grant imbues the finest traditions of the art in every job that he does.

2015-04-19 14.08.10Grant’s work takes him all over Yorkshire and no job is too big or too small.

2015-04-19 14.10.21His first large scale commission was in 2010 when he built over 130 metres of dry stone walling at Luddendenfoot Cricket Club.

2015-04-19 14.14.30His smallest scale jobs are now these miniature crafted dry stone walls for Heart Gallery. Grant uses the same skill set, care and attention with these pieces that he gives to his full size walls.

2015-04-19 14.09.36These small scale walls are all individually made and unique with no two ever being the same.

2015-04-19 14.13.09Grant is happy to work to commission if you have specific details you want adding so do please ask us about this service. We can carve plaques withing the stone to depict your house/homestead.

2015-04-19 14.07.59You can see Grant’s miniature dry stone walls exclusively in Heart Gallery and you can also contact him for your larger scale jobs too.

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