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MNLA E-Training, Project Plant

The Art of Stone Craft Workshop

Event Type: 
MNLA Events


March 22, 2018: 8:30am-4:00pm

Sponsored By:

Lunch Sponsored By:

Join John DeVore of DeVore’s Land and Water Gardens, as he teaches the following in this all-day, hands-on workshop:
1. Dry Laid Stone
Use the ancient craft of dry stone masonry’s proper construction techniques
for dry laid stone walls, corners, and more

2. Naturalized Outcroppings
Learn why your “natural outcrops” don’t look natural and how to make the real
thing with uncut stone, boulders and soil to emulate grade changes

3. Naturalized Water’s Edge
Tired of a ring of rocks around your water feature? Master the technique of
creating naturalized water’s edge using stone, plants, and even logs

Hammond Farms Landscape Supply,
5834 Michigan Rd.,
Dimondale, MI 48821
(5 miles SW of Lansing)

**Workshop is hands-on! All participants will get their hands dirty. Choosing and placing rocks, evaluating the effects, making adjustments and learning the craft. Bring work clothes, gloves, and eye protection.**

Member pricing: $249
Non-Member pricing: $299
Price includes breakfast and lunch, all materials and tools provided.

Don’t delay - Register today! Class size is limited.

Questions? Call Emily at 517-381-0437 or email at emily@mnla.org