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Upper Canada DryStone Series

2018 DryStone Series:
  • Course/Certification in Holstein on Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: 392098 Grey Road 109, Holstein, Ontario at Love's Sugarbush
  • Proceeds will be going to benefit the Egremont Optimist Club
  • Course cost $250.
  • Guest Instructor/Examiner Master Craftsman Jim Hanson of Scotland/England
  • Three Master Craftsmen, Jim Hanson, Laurie Lambeth, and Dean McLellan will be together together instruct in North America for the first time
  • Lunches will be provided, as well as morning snacks/coffee
  • Menno Braam is the site coordinator.
  • Certification course is being offered on Monday, May 28, April 16 will be the certification course deadline
  • Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain Certification Day
  • Certification for Initial, ¬†Intermediate, Advanced and Master craftsman Cost for Level 1 $400, Level 2 $450, Level 3 Part A $500 plus travel costs if necessary, Part B $500 on site. Master craftsman Part A $500 plus travel cost, Part B $500 on site.
Please contact Dean McLellan¬† directly for further details. For general certification details see or To register please visit Upper Canada DryStone Festival at Love's Sugarbush.  
  • Red Roof DryStone Festival:
  • The 2nd Annual Red Roof Retreat Drystone Festival at Niagara-on-the-Lake will be hosted on Friday, June 22 & Saturday June 23 with a Level 1 certification possible on Sunday, June 24.
  • To register please visit Upper Canada DryStone Festival at Red Roof Retreat.
  • O'Hara Mill Homestead DryStone Festival:
    To request more information about each event please e-mail