Business Tag Line:
Dry Stone Waller
Typical Project Size:
Specializing in dry stone construction for both private gardens and public spaces, Jo Hodgson is a professional dry stone waller from the UK who moved to Canada in 2003 and established her own company, ‘Stonescapes’, now based in Ottawa.
Combining her background in art and design with her expertise in dry stone walling, Jo creates stonescapes that are functional and artistic. Her work reflects the intrinsic nature of the land; it is both informed by and in symbiosis with this topography. Her projects, all using traditional dry stone technique, include; a dry stone amphitheatre, free standing and retaining stone walls, steps and benches, sculpture gardens and terraces.
Undertaking residential and commercial projects in Canada and the UK, Jo works collaboratively alongside other professionals, including; artists, engineers, landscape architects, stonemasons, urban planners local and international dry stone wallers.
Jo specializes in dry stone wall construction and restoration for both private gardens and public spaces. Her projects include; a dry stone amphitheatre, free standing and retaining stone walls, steps and benches, sculpture gardens and terraces, all built using traditional dry stone techniques.
- Dry Stone Design and Build
- Maintenance and Repair
- Training, Workshops and Lectures
- Artistic Commissions and
- Dry Stone Features
- Heritage Restoration
Typical Work Area
Ontario, Quebec, & the UK
Will also travel for projects outside of typical work area