Up to 12 participants with certified instructors. Open to those who have taken prerequisites (see Description). $395.
Required Prerequisite Courses:
1 1-day walling workshop, or 2-day walling workshop, OR hold DSWA-GB certification (any level).
- Stone shaping workshop, or bridge stone shaping workshop
Recommended Prerequisite Courses:
- 2-day wall workshop working on a cheek end
- Site prep for wall workshop
- Stringlines and Batter frames workshop
This workshop will spend the day getting ready for the bridge building. We will be finishing excavating for the foundation, setting in foundation stones, building and placing the form work, and other tasks needed to get ready to build a bridge. This is the workshop where you will really get to see all the components laid out and learn math behind the design and more.
Mont Vernon, NH
Health, Safety and Welfare
-Learn about safe construction practices
-Gain an understanding of walling terminology
-Learn how to set foundation stones
-Knowledge of how to build and place the form work for a bridge
- Learn the math behind the design
Brian Post (DSWA-GB Certified Master Craftsman & Instructor)
The Stone Trust