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Stone Masonry: September 14-16, 2017

September 14 @ 9:00 am - September 16 @ 5:00 pm
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Stone Masonry

Stone Masonry
Instructors will take you through the history and theory of stone construction, making of mortar, and shaping of field stone into building stone. Presentations will provide insight into geology and the charactaristics of different stone types, the mechanics of splitting and dressing stone, and the evolution of mortar systems from ancient to modern. You will then have opportunities to practice selecting, splitting, shaping and building with raw materials quarried locally. .

Instructors: Blair Bates and Tom Nehil


Start: September 14 @ 9:00 am
End: September 16 @ 5:00 pm
Cost: $350
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Address: 10515 OP Ave E
Scotts, MI 49088 United States


Enrollment 4 to 12
Minimum age 14
Tuition fee $350
Instructor(s) Tom Nehil and Blair Bates