education

An Education Carved in Stone

by | Oct 9, 2017 | Inspire

In a world of bytes and bites, the next generation of artisans is still studying with mallets and chisels and doing its part to carry over an ancient trade to another century.

Schist Happens: Get to Know This Brilliant Stone

by | Sep 28, 2017 | Educate

The sparkly aesthetic comes from mica minerals, which are nature’s glitter.

Resources for Design Professionals

by | May 30, 2017 | Educate, Resources

Architects and designers can find all they need to know on this resource page from Natural Stone Institute.

Natural Stone Resource Library

by | May 30, 2017 | Educate, Resources

Search the archives of technical papers, case studies, and more information published by Natural Stone Institute.

Glossary of Stone Industry Terms

by | May 30, 2017 | Educate, Resources

Definitions for terms commonly used in the stone industry.

Stones of North America

by | May 30, 2017 | Educate, Resources

Your source for finding natural stones from North America. Browse by type, color, use, and quarry location.

Targeting Architects-in-Training to Foster a Love of Natural Stone

by | Apr 14, 2017 | Inspire

How 2 stone companies foster a love for natural stone among local students.

Stone Fact Sheet

by | Mar 29, 2016 | Educate, Resources

Common Stone Types & Technical Stone Research Results.