Dry-stone wall construction workshop
23rd & 24th March 2024
Master the art of dry-stone wall building. Join us for an immersive two day work-shop where you will learn the ancient craft of drystone wall construction. Learn from Peach, an experienced instructor, with a passion for preserving this timeless tradition. Get your hands dirty and build your own section of drystone wall, learn the techniques that have stood the test of time.
Nestled in the serene embrace of the Els Ports mountain range, our course takes place at the enchanting “Terra de Luz,” a mere 2km away from the idyllic Ibèrica village of El Pinell de Brai. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of this pristine natural environment, where unspoilt mountain vistas await to inspire your journey.
Who Should Attend:
• Enthusiast eager to learn a valuable and sustainable skill
• Landowners looking to enhance their properties with beautiful and functional dry-stone structures
• Gardeners and landscapers interested in incorporating dry-stone features
• Anyone who appreciates the art of dry-stone wall construction.
Day 1: The Foundation
• Introduction to dry-stone walling
• Selecting and preparing stones
• Building a solid foundation
Day 2: The Art of Stacking
• Principles of balance and structure
• Hands-on construction
• Finishing and maintenance tips.
Accommodation: Enjoy the convenience of a cosy bell tent for workshop participants. Sleep comfortably under the stars without the hassle of bringing your own camping gear.
Meals: Vegetarian meals and refreshments will be provided throughout the course.
What to bring:
• Weather-appropriate clothing
• Sturdy footwear
• Water bottle and snacks
• Your enthusiasm and willingness to learn
Registration is 230€. Space is limited, so save your spot today.
Contact Information: Peach Stallybrass email@example.com