zzz Craft: Stonewall Restoration - Beginner - (25/5 & 26/5) - BRI31886M

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Next term start date

25 May 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: zzzBRI31886M

From Wednesday 5 December 2018: Book online, or contact course provider.

  • Bridgend Farmhouse
    41 Old Dalkeith Road,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £68.75 for term
  • Saturday 09:30, Sunday 09:30

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None, suitable for beginners. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned to use Lime as a mortar with an insight into the material, it's history, it's correct mixing, application and it's function on traditional buildings. Participants will get plenty of opportunity to 'point', 'render' and re-build some smaller sections of wall. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: The course will begin with some classroom theory and information on Lime, the mixing of Lime mortars, how and where to use them. The bulk of the course will be supervised application of 'pointing', rendering and re-construction of smaller sections of wall. The course has a strong emphasis on hands on experience using a 'random rubble' wall with participants helping in it's restoration. - Participants will get plenty of opportunity to 'point', 'render' and re-build some smaller sections of wall. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT: None. However, students are required to pay £10 to the tutor on the first day of the course for lime.

Term information

  • Date term started:25 May 2019 (today)
  • Duration:2 lessons - 2 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (2 lessons)

Date Day Time
25 May 2019 Saturday 09:30 am - 04:00 pm
26 May 2019 Sunday 09:30 am - 04:00 pm

Venue details

Bridgend Farmhouse

41 Old Dalkeith Road
EH16 4TE
Tel: (0131) 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk

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