Build a Stone Wall

Sat, May 19, 2018, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Retaining walls combine artistry, science, function and beauty. Learn from a master stone mason how to build a dry-stack wall. Instructor Brooks Burleson of Stone Craftsman will cover design, stone selection, confirming layout and slope, preparation, stone installation and final touches. A small retaining wall will be built in class to give you hands-on experience.

All participants must complete a participation agreement with registration. All materials included in the fee. Please bring a lunch and wear work clothes.

Instructor: Brooks Burleson of Stone Craftsman.

Location: meet at the Doris Duke Center.

Fee: Gardens members, $95; general public, $120.

Qualifies for Home Horticulture Certificate elective course (6 hours).

Information/registration: 919-668-1707 or

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