Dry Stone Walls Workshop 2

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Brigus

Kent Cottage

Landfall

Brigus, NL A0K 1K0

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Learn to build a dry stone wall at historic Landfall, Brigus

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About the workshop:

This two-day, hands-on workshop will involve restoring a stone wall at historic Kent Cottage, Landfall, Brigus.

Participants will get an overview of dry stone walling and learn best practices for site preparation, sorting and allocating stone, selecting and orienting stone in a wall, pinning and packing, coursing stones, through stones, tie stones, copestones and capstone, batter and proportion, minding the center of gravity, properly breaking joins and more.

Instructor: Ken Tuach of NL Flagstone, a level 3 certified dry stone craftsman

Who should attend?: Landscapers, hobbyists or anyone who would like to learn the art and craft of dry stone. Experience not required.

When: 9 am-4 pm, Saturday, October 2/21 & Sunday, October 3/21

Where: Kent Cottage, Landfall, Brigus, NL: https://heritagefoundation.ca/heritage-property/landfall-kent-cottage-registered-heritage-structure/

Cost: $150 for the two days, lunch included (Plus Eventbrite transaction fee of approximately $6.24)

Registrants will receive an email with directions and further workshop details, including safety notes and recommendations for clothing.

If you need assistance registering or have questions, please email lara@heritagenl.ca.

This workshop is offered by Heritage NL in partnership with The Landfall Trust and with support of the Labour Market Partnerships program, Department of Immigration, Skills and Labour, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Landfall

Brigus, NL A0K 1K0

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