workshops included slate roofing (chimney flashing using
the folded corner method) conducted by Joe Jenkins, as
well as traditional side-lap wood shingle roofing conducted
by John Fugelso and James Houston.
workshops at the conference included lime plaster, forging
of metals, decorative plaster, timber framing, stone masonry,
brick masonry, scagliola, and more.
Labine, publisher of Traditional Building and Period Homes
magazines, was keynote speaker.
registration cost for members was $355 and for non-members,
$395. All TR readers and roof preservation contractors
or mechanics are encouraged to join the PTN, PO Box 10236,
Rockville, MD 20849-0236 (phone: 301-315-8345). The PTN
membership fee is $45.00 for individuals, $25.00 for students
and $300.00 for corporations. Show your support for the
Put it on your calendar now! IPTW 2004 Mobile, Alabama,
October 21-23: For more information contact the Alabama Historical
Commission, 468 South Perry Street, Montgomery, AL 36130-0900;
phone: 334-242-3184; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.