Workshop Level: 1. Up to 14 participants. Certified Instructors TJ Mora and Jerry Coggin. Open to everyone. $248
Saturday May 6th, 2017
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 flat ledge stone. Participants will learn all the basic rules of structural walling that can be applied to any type of stone and project. The different type of stone used is the primary difference between this workshop and the indoor introductory workshops.
This workshop will follow the typical one-day format. It is suited to beginners and those with previous experience. The cost is $248. The workshop will run 8:30am-4:30pm with 1/2 hour lunch break. This workshop is open to everyone.
If you have ever wanted to learn about building dry stone walls, this is the place to start.
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*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.
Check out The Masters Park at The Stone Trust, where this workshop will take place:
Landscape Architects receive 7.5 credit hours for taking this workshop through the LA CES system.
About The Instructors:
JERRY COGGIN, together with his wife Kim, owns and operates Laurel Stoneworks which is located in the beautiful Laurel Highlands are of South central PA. Laurel Stoneworks specializes in the art and craft of dry laid stonework. Both Kim and Jerry currently hold Level Two Certificates from the Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain, and both are also certified instructors. Kim and Jerry are also both members of the Board of Directors for The Stone Trust.
TJ MORA is the proprietor of Mora Stone in South Londonderry VT. With over 10 years of experiance, including with public works jobs, TJ is a skilled instructor with a wealth of knowledge. TJ holds Intermediate Certification (Level II) from the DSWA-GB, and is also a certified instructor.