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ExpiredIntroductory Workshop (1 Day, Outdoor) – May 19, 2018 (Mont Vernon, NH)

  • Introductory Workshop 1-day: 5/19/18
    May 19, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Introductory workshop with Certified Instructors Ben Maron and Pete Ryder.

Up to 16 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 local field 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 previous experience. The cost is $275. The workshop will run 9:00am-5:00pm with 1/2 hour lunch break. This workshop is open to everyone.

More information about this workshop and training location will be coming soon!

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

*Please note if you encounter errors or problems while registering please email Brian Post or call (802) 490-9607, so we can correct the problem, and improve our registration process.

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

About the instructors:

Ben Maron

BEN MARON is the proprietor of Kraftwight, a landscape construction company with a focus on stonework, based in Red Hook NY. He has a love for stone, learning new techniques and sharing his knowledge and experience.

Pete Ryder

PETE RYDER got the walling bug in 2015 at a workshop at The Stone Trust. After 32 years in aerospace engineering…

Venue:  

Address:
2 Lamson Road, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire, 03057, United States

Description:

Work on rebuilding historic walls and adding new stone features to this historic Southern NH Property.