While our masonry crew is hard at work outdoors our Stone Carver, Ryan Watson is in the shop carving this 600 pound piece of Indiana Limestone which will soon mark the homes address. Once mounted at its forever home on University Drive atop its brick base, this piece will stand around four feet tall. Stay tuned for the hand carved oak leaf details!
Ryan's story: Ryan Watson was born in 1976 and raised in Saskatoon, SK and has a Diploma in Heritage and Traditional Masonry as well as Heritage Restoration both from Ontario. Ryan was awarded a Heritage Award in the city of Saskatoon, SK for the King George restoration project in 2010. His gift in the art of hand carved stone has been proven time and time again in his work. His carvings adorn buildings from west coast Canada to Chicago Illinois. With over 13 years of experience in the trade, Ryan continues his dedication to the art and provides his clients with the highest quality European craftsmanship and design. He offers inspiration along with his talent to create a design that you will cherish forever.
Nicolene Watson - Director of Media
Nicolene Watson, Co-Owner of Rocco Masons since 2013. "Nicolene is the brains behind the scenes at Rocco Masons. She naturally knows how to run a business. When she wants something there's no stopping her", says Ryan Watson, Nicolene's husband and the companies Founder & President. Since 2013 Nicolene manages the office and directs all aspects of the business including Accounts Payable/Receivable, Human Resources, Web Design, Marketing, Advertising and Social Media. "I finally found my dream career at fourty that fits me like a glove"!