EVENT: ROSEDALE, BUILT BY THE BOOKS

Historic Rosedale’s architectural features, inside and out, all have stories to tell. Calder Loth will explore and illustrate why Rosedale looks the way that it does.  The role of published illustrations in early pattern or carpenter guide books in shaping Rosedale’s form and details will be emphasized, as well as the ancient sources for many […]

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They Do Make Them Like They Used To

  Skilled artisans reveal trade secrets and current methods with hands-on demonstrations of historic plastering, masonry, restoration, forged metal arts and guided tours of Rosedale House and Gardens. At the end of the course participants will be able to: Learn the importance of the maintenance & sustainability of historic brick masonry. Learn the properties of […]

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