This project is not just about building a new monastery – it is about bringing together craftsmen, families, workers, men, women, and children together from all walks of life so that in 100 years, our grandchildren can look at this incredible monument and say, “My granddad built that!”
traditional timber framing workshop
Master craftsmen from Lancaster County Timber Frames (lancotf.com) will assist volunteers in carving the timbers, assembling, and raising the roof frame on the woodshed.
WHO: Men with rudimentary carpentry experience as well as Father/Son teams. Must be a week-long commitment.
THE STONE TRUST WORKSHOP
Gain certification to help lay stone in the Guest Cottage walls
Two day intensive workshop to attain Level 1 Certification. Successful completion will qualify you to actually lay stone in the continued build of the Guest Cottage, August-September. Contact Brian Post firstname.lastname@example.org If you would like the official DSWA certificate, contact Brian Post immediately, as application forms need to be submitted by July 25.