Introduction to Stonemasonry Course

Image Credit: Dartmoor Arts Project

Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton EX6 6PB

01626 832223
[email protected]
http://dartmoorarts.com/

Saturday 07 May 2016 – Sunday 08 May 2016
10am-5pm
Admission Fee:
Booking essential
Devon Guild 01626 832223 [email protected]

Introduction to Stonemasonry - 2 day workshop at Castle Drogo

A comprehensive introduction to the skills, techniques, tools and purposes of stonemasonry with 2 experienced tutors, Trevor Clarke and Ben Martin. You will learn how to use and maintain tools, practice masonry and letter carving techniques and can work on a project of your own, carve an inscription or a 3D piece, or both. All materials and tools are provided. The course will include a tour of Castle Drogo, currently undergoing extensive restoration. 

The course is suitable for absolute beginners as well as those with some experience and is with a view to encouraging young people to consider it as a career option, also for anyone wishing to gain or extend their experience of working with stone. 

Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, Devon EX6 6PB 

10am - 5pm, £60/£50 

Book through Devon Guild of Craftsmen on 01626 832223  [email protected]

More course information www.dartmoorarts.com 

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