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saugeen stone festival

August 15, 16 and 17th 2015 911# 6418 Kings Highway #21, Chippawa Hill Saugeen First Nation N0H 2L0   Three days of First Nation Crafts and Dry Stone Walling View the largest dry stone walling project in North America being constructed by Saugeen First Nation Witness the creation of an...

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The Stone Trust is excited to announce Carolyn Braunius as their new Executive Director. She brings 12 years of experience as a grassroots organizer, fundraiser, and statewide project manager. “I'm so excited to be part of such a phenomenal organization like The Stone Trust, as we...

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Another successful dry stone wall workshop was held at The STONE Trust Center this past weekend.  6 participants learned the basics of walling under the guidance of Stone Trust founder Jared Flynn and newly certified instructor Seth Harris.  An excellent workshop all around! ...

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Dry Stone Wall Test Candidates and Examiners

Another Successful Test Day on Monday May 12th. Six wallers received their Level 1 certification! Four wallers received their Level 2 certification! This included Kim Coggin, the first female level 2 DSWA certified waller in North America!  Husband Jerry Coggin also received his level 2 certification making them the...

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may 2013

There are still a few more spaces available for the May 10-11th Workshop!  Sign up today for a great springtime walling experience repairing a historic roadside wall in Dummerston VT.  Read more about 2 day workshops. Sign up online now ...

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THE RHYTHMS OF STONE WORKSHOP 2014 – THE ARAN ISLANDS, IRELAND DEVELOP SKILLS TO QUICKLY CARVE THE HUMAN FACE FROM A ROUGH BLOCK OF STONE The RHYTHMS OF STONE WORKSHOP will be held April 25, 26 and 27 at Áras Éanna, Arts and Heritage Centre located at...

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The March 8th Indoor workshop was a great success with 8 participants attending.  Participants had a wide array of experience, from decades in the landscape construction industry, to first beginners.  Everyone did a great job rebuilding one of the walls at The Stone Trust Center. Jordan...

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dry stone wall workshop group photo

The Stone Trust convened its first indoor Workshop on Sunday, May 6, at The Stone Trust Center, in Dummerston, VT. Designed for eight participants, this one-day Workshop welcomed walling enthusiasts from upstate New York, Connecticut, the Boston area, and all around Vermont. The Center, created...

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