Upcoming1.10 Introductory Workshop: (1-Day): October 16, 2021 (South Fork, PA)

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  • 1.10 Introductory Indoor Workshop (10-16-2021) South Fork, PA
    October 16, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

EARLY BIRD pricing available until August 16, 2021.

Workshop registration closes October 3, 2021. 

Introductory workshop with Certified Instructors.

Up to 8 participants.  Open to everyone.

This workshop is perfect for the homeowner or enthusiast looking to start learning about how to build dry stone walls. If you are looking to learn more before starting to build a wall at home or trying to educate yourself before hiring someone else to build a wall. This is the workshop for you. It is great introduction for landscapers who are looking to get into dry stone walling.

Over the course of the day each participant will build about 25 sq. ft. of wall (one side), using round field stone stone. Participants will learn all the basic rules of structural walling that can be applied to any type of stone and project.

This workshop will follow the typical one-day format. It is suited to beginners and those with some previous experience.  The workshop will run 9:00am-5:00pm with 1/2 hour lunch break. This workshop is open to everyone.

Detailed info will be emailed to you once you register including what to bring and directions.  All tools needed are provided.  Wear work clothes and boots, bring gloves, safety glasses, water, and lunch.

Licensed Landscape Architects can receive 7.5 LA CES credits for participating in this workshop.

Click here for more information about level 1 workshops.

If you have ever wanted to learn about building dry stone walls, this is the place to start.

If needed, detailed directions for registering online are here.

*Please note if you encounter errors or problems while registering please email info@thestonetrust.org or call (802) 952-8600, so we can correct the problem, and improve our registration process.

About the Instructors:

Kim Coggin

KIM COGGIN has been building dry stone walls and structures since 2008. Kim’s journey in stone started shortly after relocating to Pennsylvania from the Southeast…

Jerry Coggin

JERRY COGGIN has been working with drystone in one capacity or another since 2010. He started out assisting his wife Kim on her projects and very quickly realized how rewarding working with drystone can be.

Time lapse video of a
One Day Indoor Workshop
at The Stone Trust:

Check out The Stone Wall Park at The Stone Trust which you will get to see too!

Landscape Architects receive 7.5 credit hours for taking this workshop through the LA CES system.

Venue:  

Address:
459 Mt. Hope Road, South Fork, Pennsylvania, 15956, United States

Description:

About the Laurel Stoneworks, South Fork, PA Workshop Site

Located near Johnstown, PA come learn the basics of dry stone walling with instructors Kim & Jerry Coggin at Laurel Stoneworks in South Central Pennsylvania.

Laurel Stoneworks, South Fork, PA Workshop Area
Laurel Stoneworks, South Fork, PA Site Area

Lodging & Dining

For information about lodging and dining please see this resource.

Local Attractions

Also this is a “must see”, make plans to visit the Eliza Furnace built in 1846. Only 40 minutes away. She is one of the few Hot Blast Furnaces that was dry stone built and still standing. .

Eliza Blast Furnace Near South Fork, PA Workshop Site