What you'll learn

  • Day One - Introduction to Dry Stone Walling

    Learn about the principles and techniques of good dry stone walling before starting the hands-on work of stripping and preparing the wall

  • Day One - Building the Wall

    Once the foundations have been laid you'll start building and packing the wall

  • Day Two - Throughbands and Packing

    You'll learn the hows and whys of placing through bands and continue building and packing the wall

  • Day Two - Finishing Off

    Learn about copestones and finishing, putting the final touches to your piece of wall.

  • Q&A

    The course will finish with tea and cake and the opportunity to ask any further questions.


  • Fantastic weekend, friendly and helpful hosts and very interesting and informative instructor. Looking forward to coming back.

  • Wonderful guidance on building a wall.

  • Excellent weekend with good tuition in a small and very friendly group.



Sat 19th - Sun 20th May 2018 2 £195.00*  
Sat 8th - Sun 9th Sept 2018 6 £195.00*  

* price includes taxes

Your instructor for the day..

Ken's walls combine both form and function Ken has been building dry stone walls as long as he cares to…

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