Classes, Courses & Workshops
Learn the art, craft heritage of building walls without cement or mortar. Hands-on, practical outdoor workshops.
These workshops are a practical introduction to the heritage and the craft, of building walls using natural stone without mortar. In addition, you also receive an extensive discussion overview, packed with 'How to' tips and information regarding the construction of other dry stone walling features:-
At the end of the workshops you will :- be able to safely and confidently, set out and construct a dry stone wall or other basic feature - understand DSW heritage and terminology used - distinguish various stone shapes, material and it's uses -
We provide free for the workshop:- all materials, equipment, tools, eye protection, gloves, personal facilities, extensive selection of descriptive handouts/brochures and 'Certificates of Participation'
PLEASE NOTE: It is essential for you to ensure you plan for the expected weather conditions on the day. You must wear suitable, loose fitting outdoor clothing and stout, safety footwear, bring packed lunches and drinks as requird.
All our trainers are certificated by the Dry Stone Walling Association.These practical, outdoor workshops are an inspiration for: DIY enthusiasts, landscape gardeners/designers, persons looking for an interesting outdoor activity. They are suitable for all persons over the age of 16yrs
£65 - GBP 65.0