Building a Dry-Stone Wall

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Building a Dry-Stone Wall

September 28, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

$80 – $95

A hands-on program covering the basics of dry stone wall building. Starting with a lecture, then a walk through the garden to view a variety of stone walls, and site preparation. Students will learn how to set up a batter frame and cut stone, and will practice laying stones to create structural integrity through interlocking placement. Following the demonstrations, students will work on a dry-stone wall and practice wall-building. The workshop will pay special attention to building a freestanding wall using field stone.

Details

Date:
September 28, 2019
Time:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
$80 – $95
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.berkshirebotanical.org/events/building-dry-stone-wall-1

Venue

Berkshire Botanical Garden
5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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Phone:
(413) 298-3926
Website:
http://www.berkshirebotanical.org/