The Stone Trust Blog

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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A screen shot from the Chronicle about The Stone Trust

You can now watch the short piece that the TV Show Chronicle did about The Stone Trust online. It starts off with an introduction about New England Stone walls by author Robert Thorson, and then goes right to The Stone Trust....

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Boston Flower Show 2016

Brian Fairfield, featured in The Stone Trust's 2017 Calendar, is the owner of Maine Stonework. Brian is an Advanced (Level III) DSWA-GB certified waller. He is also a DSWA-GB Certified Instructor. Brian is a professional member of The Stone Trust and will...

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Kerry O Furlani has two Slate Carving workshops coming up this winter which are specifically for dry stone walling professionals and enthusiasts. The Stone Trust has worked with Kerry to make these workshops possible. ...

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A big thank you to everyone who contributed to our annual appeal. Because of your contributions, we met our goal of raising the $7000 need for matching grant to further expand the Masters Features Park. We also have an good start on our...

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