Workshop: SFA Workshop

Hosted by: Cadenza Granite & Marble (Ron Hannah)

Location: Cadenza Granite & Marble

Date: Mar. 17th 2022

Cadenza Granite & Marble Workshop March 17-18, 2022


Cadenza Granite & Marble

841 Biscayne Dr

Concord, NC 28027






Hotel Details:

Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte/Concord

5400 John Q Hammons Dr NW

Concord, NC 28027


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Thursday, March 17th, 2022


8:00 am Registration & Greeting


8:30 am “Silica Exposure and Safety in the Workplace”, with Mark Meriaux of NSI.


8:30 am “Trash to Treasure” enhancing a slab of Granite using The GMM Sirio, Tenax’s “Tepox V” and Tenax penetrating epoxy.


12:00 pm Lunch served on site, Presentation by “Northwood Machine”


1:00 pm Shower Construction and Prep with Schluter


2:00 pm “Sculpting for the Modern Fabricator” with Joey Marcella – Location: Showroom


3:00 pm  Fireplace Cladding with Porcelain


Ongoing Demonstrations in the Shop:


·       Numerous Sponsor Demonstrations

·       Renewing your Router for added productivity – Northwood Machines, Robbie Tidwell

·       Benefits of a Digital Cutting Solution – GMM, Taf Wharton

·       Line Machines + Backsplash Polisher – Sasso

·       Honing, Leathering and Repolishing slabs

·       Working with Large Format Porcelain Slabs

·       Mitering inside radii on an Apron Sink

·       Surface Repairs with Fillachip

·       Panel-Handler, Todd Luster

·       Black Mamba Adhesive – Mounting sinks in one minute!

·       Digital templating by various SFA Sponsors




Friday, March 18, 2022


Ongoing Demonstrations in the Shop”


·       Water Recycle with Weha’s Filter Project & Brian Gambrell

·       Backlighting Translucent Stones

·       Surface Repairs with Fillachip

·       Marble “Etch Resistant” Applications

·       Porcelain Shower wall installation with Adam Christansen

·       Digital templating continues.

·       Black Mamba Adhesive – Mounting sinks in one minute!

·       Quartz Thermoforming


12:00 pm Lunch served on site.


Slab Polishing – Finishing steps of “Trash to Treasure”


Final steps of mitered radii to Apron Sink


Installation of Porcelain Shower Walls


Final steps of Porcelain and testing.




12:00 pm Lunch



Round Table discussion.










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