The Stone Trust Blog

Tools for sale at The Stone Trust

Did you know The Stone Trust now sells tools and supplies useful for all wallers? We currently sell tools from Trow and Holden, Rebit, Micon, Sencore, & Kraft....

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Daniel Arabella has been passionately bringing traditional drystone methods to the Midwest for seven years and incorporating it into the projects he builds for his business: Arabella Stone Co. Daniel’s extensive background in the arts and construction industries provides a cohesive of blend skills and...

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April workshops - 39

It was a busy weekend at The Stone Trust.  Over April 8&9, we had four workshops with a total of 7 instructors 58 participants!  Walling was introduced to 32 people at indoor workshops. Instructors Michael Murphy, Torben Larsen, and Michael Weitzner led participants through the fundamentals...

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STONE SHAPING - 39

Despite the late season snows, 2017 dry stone walling workshops have begun. On Friday March 31st, as the snow was coming down outside, 19 people were learning the craft at our contractors dry stone walling workshop. Braving the snow storm to get here,...

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Workshop rebuilding old field wall in Vermont

Are you interested in hearing about opportunities to volunteer at The Stone Trust? We typically have several volunteer days per year to help get our training sites ready for workshops and work on special projects. Volunteer days can involve all kinds of tasks including:...

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The finished build with team that made it happen

For the 3rd year in a row Brian Fairfield of Maine Stonework lead the build at The Boston Flower and Garden Show, which is open Wednesday March 22 - Sunday March 26, 2017. Brian designed the concept and brought together a great group of wallers to...

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Sally Hodgson, the worlds only DSWA-GB Certified Master Craftswomen and Examiner will be coming to The Stone trust in May to teach and examine. This video features a great interview with her, covering her travels and experience....

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Brian Post, Executive Director of The Stone Trust and DSWA-GB Certified Master Craftsman, wrote an article about building Dry Stone Walls for the current Issue of Fine Home Building Magazine. The six page feature article covers the basic rules and more in succinct and easy to...

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TJ Mora, featured in The Stone Trust's 2017 Calendar, is the owner of Mora Stoe. TJ is an Intermediate (Level II) DSWA-GB certified waller. He is also a DSWA-GB Certified Instructor. TJ is a professional member of The Stone Trust and will...

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