Building skills for Old buildings weekend course

10-11 November 2017

This NHTG two day course will be held in a built heritage crafts workshop in Bristol with live demonstrations and talks. There will be demonstrations in the workshop of lime mortar rendering, decorative plaster moulding, heavy post and beam construction, cruciform Jacobean window construction and more.There will be examples of timber frame models and complex roofing styles including octagonal and hexagonal spires. There will also be displays of stone and brick walling and stone carving. There will be opportunities for delegates to have a go at some of the crafts. Full Programme coming soon.

This event is open to anyone with an interest in built heritage: contractors, homeowners, craftspeople and students.

To book a place please contact Sophie Keegan on 01246 252 363 (please leave a message) or email