Stone Sculptor, marble carver and stone carver Walter S. Arnold. Custom designed, hand carved stone and marble sculpture, made in his studios in the USA and Italy.

Stone Sculptor, Marble Carver and Stone Carver Walter S. Arnold Studio. Hand carved, custom designed stone and marble sculpture, made in the USA. Classically trained in Italy. Custom, hand-carved, stone sculpture. Made in the USA and Italy.    Call for an estimate:  (847) 568-1188  or

"I specialize in hand-carving unique sculpture from natural stone and marble, on commission."

From fireplaces to full life-sized figures, large fountains, architectural reliefs, memorials, or small garden pieces, my extensive training allows me to carve virtually any project.

"I customize to meet your needs."

I work with you to tailor any stone project to your specified size, material and design. I also work with your budget and can design to a specified price point.

"The highest quality, natural stone"

My original marble and stone artwork is carved from the highest quality natural materials. I do not use composite marble, cast stone or synthetics.

Fluent in many styles:

Classical to Gothic, Renaissance, Art Nouveau or Abstract, I carve in any style. portfolio of Walter S Arnold sculpture stone carver.

Father Damen Memorial Sculpture, Loyola University of Chicago, 2015.

Visit my galleries listed above or view my portfolio below.
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Staglieno, The Art of the Marble Carver

Marble sculpture:

Staglieno, The Art
of the Marble Carver
by Walter S. Arnold
Published Aug. 2009
$24.95 + $3 S&H

Website last updated: Mar. 6, 2017

Message from the Artist:

  Versed in the traditional skills and quality standards of the past and fluent in a wide range of styles, I apply my broad repertoire and sculptural vocabulary to contemporary design and asthetics.

Garden Sculpture Photo for the Gargole Store

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