Exhibits & Presentations

Learning Landscape

LEARNING LANDSCAPE Program ~ September 13-17, 2021

LEARNING LANDSCAPE Program ~ September 13-17, 2021 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

In mid September 2021, a group of educators came together for 5 days of activities to explore and build a Learning Landscape that would provide youth with a creative place…

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2018 REPORT & PHOTOS ~ Strawbale Studio

2018 REPORT & PHOTOS ~ Strawbale Studio 960 720 Strawbale Studio

Enter the Hobbit Sauna 2018 REPORT & PHOTOS ~ Strawbale Studio Discover the activities and pictures from 2018, a year of many adventures. A building project in Elkhart, Indiana, an…

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May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter 150 150 Strawbale Studio

​​May Newsletter.  Finally spring !  Come connect with Nature & Folks. Upcoming  +  Update on Happenings  +  Eco – Connections Full Moon Potluck & Bonfire April 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm…

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2017 REPORT for Strawbale Studio Activities

2017 REPORT for Strawbale Studio Activities 150 150 Strawbale Studio

The focus for 2017 was getting ready for the Strawbale Studio 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! 20 Years ago Fran Lee wanted a structure, and I wanted to build. Many, many hands…

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Natural Building Colloquium 2015

Natural Building Colloquium 2015 150 150 Strawbale Studio

This year was a 20th REUNION of the first Natural Building Colloquium, held at Black Range Lodge in Kingston, NM, bringing together natural builders in a  week of building, presentations…

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Bio Char Demo with Karl & Gaylin Kaufman

Bio Char Demo with Karl & Gaylin Kaufman 150 150 Strawbale Studio

September 2015 Karl & Gayln Kaufman came to Strawbale Studio – to do a  low-tech biochar production demonstration. Biochar is charcoal from biomass, which effectively sequesters carbon for hundreds to thousands…

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South Michigan Permaculture MIXER & Agro-Forestry Workshop ~ May 23 & 24

South Michigan Permaculture MIXER & Agro-Forestry Workshop ~ May 23 & 24 150 150 Strawbale Studio

Plantings on the Pipeline. Permaculture Mixer May 23, 2015. Photo by Inira Thank you everyone who made it out! What a wonderful way to spend an early summer day! Over…

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Rochester Earth Day GREEN LIVING Festival

Rochester Earth Day GREEN LIVING Festival 150 150 Strawbale Studio

The MI Green Living Festival, one of the largest Earth Day events in the Midwest, was held  April 24 – 26,  and drew a crowd of 10’s of thousands to see distributors and…

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Connecting “Life, Land and People”

Connecting “Life, Land and People” 150 150 Strawbale Studio

Robbie & Shanna seek to integrate Permaculture with the Kensington Kids’ Cottage. SBS tour 2-5-15 Kensington Kids Cottage & Permaculture Robbie Brown and his friend Shanna Cutron visited the Strawbale…

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Earth Day 2014 in Rochester, Michigan

Earth Day 2014 in Rochester, Michigan 150 150 Strawbale Studio

  Ap Strawbale Studio Exhibit Tent. Ruthie in the foreground, Turtle Oven in the background.     April 26 – 28, 2014, the Strawbale Studio had an exhibit booth at…

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