We continue our report on the construction efforts along the visitors path.
Part of the upgrade, of the Crafts III visitors center entrance, is a block wall that will shelter the Ceramics studio kiln area.
Construction staff Jeff Buderer instructs workshopparticipants TJ Bogan.
The blocks are stacked and will now be reinforced with concrete.
Concrete is mixed on a slab above the kiln area and slides down a shoot. Up above are crew chief Ron Chandler with landscaping crew Tucker Zenski and workshopper Rebecca Brown.
Workshopper Mark Moynihan helps the sliding concrete into a wheelbarrow.
Workshoppers TJ Bogan and Jonathan Schafer.
The crew carefully shovels concrete into the block cavities.
The wall is reinforced with intermittent steel rebar.
Jeff is using a piece of rebar to stir the concrete mixture to help it to settle.
The block came from Yavapai Block in Prescott.
Report will continue with another three levels of block.