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Learning to prepare the base and lay the stone at our July Flagging/Patio workshops

As is usually the case, you brought a range of experience to our July Flagging/Patio workshops, from none to self-taught to related courses in stone work to the professional day-to-day. Your groups included eight men and three women working from 9 to 5 on two separate days to learn how to prepare the base and…

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Building retaining walls to last, July workshops in Vermont

If you came to more than one workshop during our Summer Medley Weekend, you experienced some rain (deluge to drizzle) and some shine (beautiful full sun to cloudy). Such is the weather in New England. People in the Sunday retaining wall workshop fared better weather-wise than those on Monday. But all of you took the…

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New Hampshire October Medley Weekend : Come learn the basics, then add other dry stone building skills

Many people, professionals and enthusiasts alike, have asked us to cluster skill-building workshops so they can learn a lot in one trip. Our 2021 offerings respond to that request. Come in to Vermont to learn at April and July Medley Weekends. Or come in October to our first Medley Weekend in New Hampshire. We have…

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A Summertime Medley Weekend: Come learn the basics and select your other dry stone work skills

Many people, professionals and enthusiasts alike, have asked us to cluster skill-building workshops so they can learn a lot in one trip. Our 2021 offerings respond to that request. Come in to Vermont to learn at April and July Medley Weekends. Or come in October to our first Medley Weekend in New Hampshire. We have…

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Our April Medley Weekend lets you cluster what you want to learn about building with dry stone

Many people, professionals and enthusiasts alike, have asked us to cluster skill-building workshops so they can learn a lot in one trip. Our 2021 offerings respond to that request. Come in to Vermont to learn at April and July Medley Weekends. Or come in October to our first Medley Weekend in New Hampshire. We have…

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July Workshops and Looking Ahead

A number of people registered for our July 11 Introduction to Dry Stone Walls and our 4-Day Medley of Dry Stone workshops have responded to last week’s article providing Cross State Travel Information. Some have expressed disappointment that they won’t be able to come to Vermont in July. Others are waiting to see how the…

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Spring Workshops in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Tennessee

Our 2021 workshop seasons opens in early April with workshops for professionals furthering their craft, for homeowners with projects and plans, for artisans and artists integrating stone as a medium, for anyone who wants to explore dry stone work as a potential career. The season starts with two intensives, offers three types of introductions to…

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Upcoming Courses

The Stone Trust is now offering workshops at affiliated sites in Minnesota, New Hampshire,  Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. Click on the relevant links to register: 2021 Workshops in Isanti, Minnesota 2021 Workshops in Mont Vernon, New Hampshire 2021 Workshops in South Fork, Pennsylvania 2021 Workshops in Nashville, Tennessee Not sure what workshop to take? Click the…

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