Natural Building Workshops 2018

Here is our range of exciting natural building workshops for 2017/2018!

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Workshops by Location & Dates

England

Held in a beautiful rural location in Forest Row, Sussex, just 30 minutes drive from Gatwick Airport. These workshops are mostly taught by architect and earthbag author Paulina WojciechowskaClick here for more details of the location.

  • 11-12 November 2017 Designing your Natural Home – £195
    A weekend of  learning how to progress your ideas into a real design, including the construction of a small straw clay model. – (Limited to 6 people).  Basic accomodation available for £10/night.

 

  •  2018

 

  • 3-8 May 2018 (dates to be confirmed) – Earthbag Dome Workshop – £345
    A six day workshop where you will get to build and start to plaster a complete earthbag dome with vaulted arch entrance.
  • 12-16 May 2018 (dates to be confirmed)Straw Bale Workshop – £365
    A five day workshop where you will hands-on practice all the techniques of straw bale construction, with an introduction to clay plastering.
  • 19-23 May 2018 (dates to be confirmed)Decorative Clay Plastering Workshop – £295
    Come and practice how to make your dream natural home look stunning with beautiful natural colours using a wide range of clay plaster, paint and carving techniques.

Poland

Our Polish workshops are located on beautiful meadowland, on the grounds of a large sculpted straw bale house, near lake Hancza, in the village of Przelomka, taught by Jarema Dubiel.

This is a six day workshop where you will hands-on practice all the techniques of straw bale construction, with an introduction to clay plastering.  Free camping available.

Designing Your Natural Home Workshops

An overview of Natural building technologies. A weekend of learning how to progress your ideas into a real design, including a sketching the plans for your house and the construction of a small straw clay model and some introductory hands on straw bale, earthbag and cob mixing time.

  • 11-12 November 2017  Designing your Natural Home E.Sussex, England- £195
    – (Limited to 6 people).  Basic accomodation available for £10/night.