404.698.2822

773 Miami Circle NE

Atlanta, GA  30324

Introduction to Stone Design I

This one-hour class is designed for architects, landscape architects, and interior designers desiring to gain a full understanding of natural stone as a building material. Learn more about the various natural stones (limestone, travertine, onyx, marble, serpentine, sandstone, slate, quartzite, and granite). Obtain information about common quarrying techniques, fabrication, and finishing methods. With this understanding, you’ll enhance your ability to select the right stone, fabrication technique, and finish for your project.

Learning objectives include:

  • Obtain a better understanding of the various types of natural stone.
  • Learn about common quarrying techniques.
  • Gain knowledge about stone fabrication and finishing methods.
  • Understand how the unique characteristics of different types of natural stone affect their performance as a building material

Program Length: 60 minutes

  • AIA Course Number: MIA01, 1.0 HSW LU
  • IDCEC (ASID, IDC, IDEC, and IIDA) Course Number: CEU-101366, Subject Code: 5.3, 0.1 HSW CEU
  • LACES (ASLA, CSLA, CELA, CLARB, LAAB, LAF) Course Number: ASLA2, 1.0 HSW LU
  • NKBA: MIA212R, 0.1 CEU

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