Stone Isn’t Skin, It’s Bone

Metaphors of stone in our language are as common as metaphors of the human body. We are ‘chips off the old block’ insofar as we resemble our parents. When we are in proximity, we are a ‘stone’s throw’ away.

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Tricia Kerr
Celebrating our 2018 Julia Morgan Award

Every other year the The Northern California Chapter of The Institute of Classical Architecture and Art (ICAA) hosts the Julia Morgan Awards to celebrate excellence in classical and traditional design. This year, QuarryHouse was awarded for its work of stonemasonry historic restoration performed on the Hibernia Bank building.

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