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Title: 7-14 & 15, 2012 Portland Japanese Garden - Nobedan stone pavement workshop
Post by: tdg on June 13, 2012, 09:20:39 PM
Nobedan Stone Pavement Workshop

Saturday & Sunday, July 14+15, 2012
Sat 9 a.m.-3 p.m. + Sun 9 a.m.-12 p.m., rain or shine
Garden House and grounds
$150 members / $175 non-members
Reservations open June 19 @ 8 a.m.
Discover the unique stone pavement design and techniques utilized in Japan for stone pathway construction utilized primarily in tea gardens or a nobleman's entryway. The program begins with a lecture and illustration presentation by Garden Curator Sada Uchiyama, followed with side-by-side work with Sada and Head Gardener Michael Kondo to construct a nobedan path. Participants are asked to please provide their own lunch.