Workshops

June 2024

1.20 2-Day Introductory Workshop – New Hampshire Sale has ended

Two days give you more hands-on time to apply the basic principles. Spend more time working with batter frames and stringlines. Sleep on what you learn and come back to practice with guidance. Get exposed to basic stone shaping and stone splitting. Enjoy more time interacting with waller-teachers and getting answers to your questions. Workshop […]
June 22 - 23, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

2.40 Cheek Rebuild Workshop – New Hampshire Sale has ended

Whenever you’re building a wall, sooner or later it must come to an end. A cheek end is the typical way to end a wall. It is also called a wall end, wall head, or square end. Cheek ends are a particular challenge to build well. Structurally, cheeks are the most vulnerable part of a […]
June 22 - 23, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

1.20 2-Day Introductory Workshop – Colorado Sale has ended

Two days give you more hands-on time to apply the basic principles. Spend more time working with batter frames and stringlines. Sleep on what you learn and come back to practice with guidance. Get exposed to basic stone shaping and stone splitting. Enjoy more time interacting with waller-teachers and getting answers to your questions. Workshop […]
June 22 - 23, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust CO
Longmont, Colorado
July 2024

1.20 2-Day Introductory Workshop – Barre, Vermont

Two days give you more hands-on time to apply the basic principles. Spend more time working with batter frames and stringlines. Sleep on what you learn and come back to practice with guidance. Get exposed to basic stone shaping and stone splitting. Enjoy more time interacting with waller-teachers and getting answers to your questions. Workshop […]
July 13 - 14, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Vermont Granite Museum
Vermont Granite Museum, Barre, Vermont

2.40 Cheek Rebuild Workshop – Barre, Vermont

Whenever you’re building a wall, sooner or later it must come to an end. A cheek end is the typical way to end a wall. It is also called a wall end, wall head, or square end. Cheek ends are a particular challenge to build well. Structurally, cheeks are the most vulnerable part of a […]
July 13 - 14, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Vermont Granite Museum
Vermont Granite Museum, Barre, Vermont

2.50 Introduction to Stone Shaping – Minnesota

Try your hand at shaping stones with hammers, chisels, and power tools, too! Learn techniques and efficient methods for getting stones to break where you want them to. Workshop Objective: To provide a basic understanding of how to shape a variety of stone types to produce shapes that will aid in creating a strong wall […]
July 13, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust MN
Northland Landscape Nursery, Isanti, Minnesota

1.10 1-Day Introductory Workshop – New Hampshire

Learn the fundamentals of building a structurally sound dry stone wall in a single day. Workshop Objective: To provide a firm grounding in the basic principles of dry stone walling and a basic understanding of how to build a double-faced wall. Learning Outcomes:   You can state the five basic rules of dry stone walling. […]
July 17, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

2.50 Introduction to Stone Shaping – New Hampshire

Try your hand at shaping stones with hammers, chisels, and power tools, too! Learn techniques and efficient methods for getting stones to break where you want them to. Workshop Objective: To provide a basic understanding of how to shape a variety of stone types to produce shapes that will aid in creating a strong wall […]
July 18, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

2.20 Retaining Wall Workshop – New Hampshire

Apply the principles and methods for building a structurally sound dry stone wall to building a retaining wall. Learn the fundamentals of retaining walls; did you know they are also double-faced? Sort and stage stone for the build, assist in batter frame setup, and build a retaining wall. Workshop Objective: To extend the basic principles […]
July 19, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

1.20 2-Day Introductory Workshop – New Hampshire

Two days give you more hands-on time to apply the basic principles. Spend more time working with batter frames and stringlines. Sleep on what you learn and come back to practice with guidance. Get exposed to basic stone shaping and stone splitting. Enjoy more time interacting with waller-teachers and getting answers to your questions. Workshop […]
July 27 - 28, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Stone Trust NH
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, New Hampshire

California – From the Ground Up: An Introduction to Dry Stone Walling

A collaborative training event from the Stone Trust and local landscape designer Christa Moné. This course includes four days of building with an optional field trip on August 2nd to Mendocino Stone Ranch. There are scholarship funds available for this workshop. Two full scholarships are reserved for students at Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC). SRJC has […]
July 29, 2024 - August 2, 2024
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Forestville, California
A collaborative training event from the Stone Trust and local landscape designer Christa Moné.
August 2024
Broadview Farm, Mont Vernon, NH, Stone Trust Workshop Site

Member Forum: Know Your Numbers

The Stone Trust Member Forums are back again. Gather and discuss topics to improve your business with others in the same boat. Forums include quick presentations on a topic followed by discussions with all attendees. Get tips and tricks you didn’t know you needed along with valuable knowledge from others in the walling community. Know […]
August 1, 2024
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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