2.13 Contractors Intro - March 19, 2022 (Nashville, TN)
March 19, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Workshop registration open until March 13, 2022.
Saturday, March 19 from 9 to 5 at The Land, Nashville, TN
Up to 12 participants. Open to everyone.
This workshop is perfect for the landscape contractor interested in starting to build dry stone walls, or expand that line of work. In addition to the hands on building of a wall, there will be discussions of good work practices, pricing walls, proper foundations, etc.
Over the course of the day each participant will build about 25 sq. ft. of wall, using natural round fieldstone. You will learn all the basic rules of structural walling that can be applied to any type of stone and project.
Novice wallers will be learning all the basics, while working on a straight section of wall typical of level 1 workshops. Experienced wallers taking the Level 2 version of the workshop will build a wall end (cheek end). This will include more a more in depth discussion batter frame building and string lines.
Prep for the spring 2022 Landscaping Season by learning how to do it right!
This workshop will follow the typical one-day format. It is suited to beginners and those with previous experience. The workshop will run 9:00am-5:00pm with a 1/2 hour lunch break. This workshop is open to everyone, but the intended audience is landscape and building contractors.
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.
Click here for more information about level 1 workshops.
Time lapse video of a
One Day Indoor Workshop
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Landscape Architects receive 7.5 credit hours for taking this workshop through the LA CES system.
About The Instructors: TBD
Venue: The Land, Nashville, TN
Venue Phone: 615-554-2119
Venue Website: https://www.thelandcc.com/Address:
The Land is an agricultural destination as seen in Edible Nashville Magazine.
An open air melting pot of the finest local artisans and producers. Our aim is to gather, share, and celebrate.
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