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Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule!!!

It is that time again!  We have a busy season planned and can’t wait for the weather to break.

Our Workshops this Spring are ready to rock!  You can pay here on our website or mail in a check.  We need registration forms as well (Page 4 of the document below).  We hope to see you guys on the wall!

March 24 – Saturday – One-day Stone Dressing Clinic at Shaker Village – taught by Master Craftsman, Neil Rippingale (SOLD OUT-waitlist open)

March 25 – Sunday – One-day Stone Dressing Clinic at Shaker Village – taught by Master Craftsman, Neil Rippingale – (SOLD OUT-waitlist open)

April 6-7 – Friday & Saturday – Two-day Corners Workshop – Learn techniques to build and incorporate dry stone corners

April 14-15 – Saturday & Sunday – Two-day Introductory Workshop – Learn the basics of dry stone masonry (SOLD OUT-waitlist open)

April 20-21 – Friday & Saturday – Two-day Edge Fence Workshop – Learn how to build a dry stone edge fence

 

If you are interested in being on the waitlist for a workshop in the event of a cancellation, contact us at drystone.org@gmail.com

 

You can make a deposit here. **Please note which workshop you are making a deposit for in the notes**

 

You can find the registration document here.

 

Stay tuned for more event announcements.  We hope to see you out there!

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Fall 2017 Workshop and Certification Schedule

This fall the Dry Stone Conservancy will host two introductory workshops as well as one advanced level workshop and certifications for all levels.

Introductory Workshop – September 23-24 (Sat-Sun) : Fayette Co., KY – In this introductory level workshop participants will learn about historic rock fence restoration along a classic Kentucky thoroughfare.  More information about registration and payment can be accessed by clicking here.

Introductory Workshop – October 6-7 (Fri-Sat) : Fayette Co., KY – In this introductory level workshop participants will learn about historic cemetery wall restoration.  More information about registration and payment can be accessed by clicking here.

Certification Prep Workshop – October 18-19 (Wed-Thu) : Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill – This advanced level workshop is intended for those wishing to pursue DSC certification.  The workshop will be led by DSC Master Craftsman, Neil Rippingale.  More information about registration and payment can be accessed by clicking here.

Certification Exams – October 20 & 22 (Fri & Sun) : Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill – More information can be found here.  Payment can be made here.

Robert M. Brewer National Walling Competition – October 21 (Sat) : Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill – More information about this event can be found here.

DSC Fall 2017 Workshop Schedule & Registration Form

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Fall 2017 Certification Exams!

The 2017 Fall season will culminate in late October for our twice annual certification exams.  Mason can become basic qualified, or advance their rank.

When: October 20 and 22 (Friday: Special Features/Wallheads and Sunday: Timed Test)

Where: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, near Harrodsburg, Kentucky

More Information:  Be sure to read this – 2017 DSC Certification Program Packet

Payment and Registration:

Basic Qualified: Timed Test $150 – Payment here.

Journeyman: Timed Test $250 – Payment here.

Journeyman: Special Features Test $250 – Payment here.

Master Craftsman: Timed Test $350 – Payment here.

Master Craftsman: Special Features Test: $350 – Payment here.