David Pearce, founded Mason Stonecraft in 2009 then known as Bespoke Stone. His love for stone developed whilst studying furniture design in University in Buckinghamshire.
Whilst he still nurturing his for passion furniture design, upon leaving university he initially began working as a tiler for local a firm in Somerset. This is where he found he really had a natural talent and an eye for achieving perfection in this trade. Inevitably a few years later David set up his own venture in pursuit of exploring this skill with a desire to work more with natural materials and especially stone. Bespoke Stone was born and recently rebranded to Mason Stonecraft, the company has grown from strength to strength. As the years have passed David and the team have become mostly occupied with projects associated with the most prestigious premium property renovations and new builds. With every new commission won the team see these wins as an accolade to the tireless efforts made to surpass expectations, project after project.
David’s other love is his Classic Mini that he has owned since he was 14 tinkering with it all these years, and most recently it’s been fully restored and converted for racing.
Initially David was working alone, before employing the company’s first employee, Sonny who joined David without having any previous experience laying a tiles in his life. Today he has developed into a very talented Mason and a key member of our team. You can normally find Sonny in his spare time fishing around the local lakes.
Alison joined our team in January 2015 and is our office manager. Alison’s previous experience includes 15 years clerical work in a variety of roles within insurance and pensions industry. Alison in her spare time enjoys her love for horses in which she has most recently competed in dressage events and looks forward to furthering this pastime.
Drago joined in March 2015 with 13 years experience in the tiling industry, and with that background he is one of our very experienced guys adding something to every project he works on. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family.
John joined as our contracts manager in 2015, he has a wealth of experience in the stone mason industry. John has project managed new build, natural stone mansions since the gummers law passed in parliament to allow new builds to be built in green field sites. John’s background is a trained indentured mason carver. John is also a trained draftsmen estimator and an accredited NPLQ assessor.
Amie is David’s partner, and is actively involved in the business whilst being busy bringing up the children in her spare time she fits in the social and marketing sites and also general administration. Amie background is actually in the water with 8 years of swimming teaching experience she plans to return back to the water one day but in the time she keeps it as her hobby around her 2 children. Her hobby includes walking her crazy dalmatian and running around after 2 equally crazy children.
Gabriel, Corneliu, Ntritan have recently joined the team as demand for our skills increases, and they have come all the way from Romania bringing to our team a refreshing cultural exchange to our team, and 15 years experience as Stone Masons.
Gary Pike A very keen and hard worker learning more and more every day and proving to be invaluable addition to support the growing workload on construction sites.
It’s fantastic to see how the passion for stone and craftsmanship which David discovered in himself, all those years ago is now also a shared passion and interest through all the members of our team. Perhaps it’s that shared passion and interest which makes us a very close, where we see each other all as family, as well as work colleagues. All with the same passion for stone and and perfectly finished job.
We would love to talk to you about your plans and learn about your ideas, to see if we could be a match for you and your project. Feel free to drop us a line or pickup the phone and give us a call, we would be happy to hear from you.