I’m not sure where to start and this post was suppose to be different. This was suppose to be the pre-oven build post where the base is finished up and we move on. Alas, the following is definitely not what I wanted to write. In fact I was contemplating not even putting an update up until the end of the month. Why? It begins this way……
The original intent of this project was to use only what I have. It turns out, I still had some decent stone to work with and I was happy with the style going up. Like I had mentioned in previous posts, I was just doing what came naturally with the stone while paying attention to the fact that the drystone will be supporting the weight of the oven and finishes. This is what I had to that point….
This is the right side of the structure. The loose looking stone on top is just backfill.
This is the right side front view…
And the view from the back.
Now the leftside….