May 5, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
1289 Upper Appomattox Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
This is the place to learn all about how to work on an older house, how to make repairs, or even undertake a restoration project. Skilled craftsmen from Virginia and North Carolina will be here to demonstrate historic trades: masonry, plaster, faux painting, windows and roofing, common in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. This event is for homeowners, builders, construction firms, people into renovation, anyone with an interest in preserving historic structures is welcome. You will also be spending the day at a beautiful historic property currently under renovation, so you will see a “work in progress”.
$25 – includes all sessions and lunch