At Elysium we make personal, bespoke memorials which are beautiful, unique pieces of artwork in their own right, yet the origin of their creation honours the life of a loved one.
Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.
Elysium memorials are all handmade to order by artists based in Somerset. We will always work with the client to meet their individual needs and we offer a wide price range to suit everyone.
Memorials for the home
Memorials for the garden
Glass Memorial Pebbles
Glass with Ashes
Hands in Bronze
As well as running Elysium, founder Kate Semple is a sculptor and also teaches stone carving at her studio. She has just launched a new website for her courses, so we thought it would be a good opportunity to show what else we get up to. Stone carving can be a great...
Over the past year we have been working on a memorial sculpture project for a special school in Lincolnshire. They wanted to remember the students and staff, associated with the school, who had over the years, sadly died. The theme of the sculpture was to be "The Tree...
I have been enjoying helping to design a war memorial for a small village in Somerset, this has got me looking at how different towns mark the lives of soldiers lost locally. When visiting relatives in Burbage, Leicestershire, I noticed they had plaques on the houses...