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Learn How to Create Dry-Laid Stone Walls with Ernest Orsini

dry laid stone walls
When: Friday, Jun 22, 2018 until Saturday, Jun 23, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Cost: Tuition $210. Member Tuition $170. Materials fee $15.

If you've ever admired the beautiful stone walls you've seen in the countryside and wondered how they were made, this class is for you! In this two-day class you will learn the basic techniques for creating dry-laid stone walls from an accomplished stone mason. Both retaining and freestanding walls will be covered, along with preparing the base and sub-base, stone selection, and other topics. This hands-on workshop is a must for anyone who wants to build or repair stone walls for his own home.

NOTE: Students must bring eye protection, ear plugs, gloves, and wear sturdy shoes for their safety.

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