One-week workshop on masonry conservation and traditional lime mortars in Nantucket, Mass., Aug. 1-7, 2010.

One-week workshop on masonry conservation and traditional lime mortars in Nantucket, Mass., Aug. 1-7, 2010.

There are only a few seats left, so register quickly. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn traditional masonry conservation skills!

This one-week workshop will include assessment of existing conditions, site preparation, removal of inappropriate mortar, cleaning of joints, filling joints neatly, and final dressing of joints. Learn these skills in a truly hands-on environment in one of America’s most historic places.

The workshop, hosted by University of Florida Preservation Institute: Nantucket and NCPTT, will be held in Nantucket, Mass., Aug. 1-7, 2010.  The cost of tuition and accommodations is $1,200.00.

To register for the workshop, contact Marty Hylton, Director of the University of Florida Preservation Institute: Nantucket.

For more information, click here or contact Marty Hylton or Andy Ferrell at NCPTT.

National Center for Preservation Technology and Training
645 University Parkway
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Email: ncptt[at]nps.gov
Phone: (318) 356-7444
Fax: (318) 356-9119