Sustainable Skills

Earth Plaster & Sculpting Workshop ~ Feb 4, 2024

Earth Plaster & Sculpting Workshop ~ Feb 4, 2024 1115 836 Strawbale Studio

OIG!  Oh, Infinite Goodness!  This was a wonderful, fun, connecting class!  We got in the crafting flow, learning how to use this ancient medium, direct from this land!  ‘ Folks…

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Learning Tour & Candle Crafts Class ~ Dec 10, 2024

Learning Tour & Candle Crafts Class ~ Dec 10, 2024 1997 2560 Strawbale Studio

We started the day with a LEARNING TOUR with 9 awesome folks from different backgrounds, coming to grow their connection with nature & learn!  Some are doing farming, urban community-building,…

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Candle & Crafts Class ~ Dec 3, 2024

Candle & Crafts Class ~ Dec 3, 2024 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

What a lovely time together for Candle-making & Crafting!   A nurturing flow, joyful interactions, and sharing. Candle dipping was mellow, with gentle music in the background. Some experimented with the…

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Sculpting with Earth ~ Photos, Resources, Create a Class

Sculpting with Earth ~ Photos, Resources, Create a Class 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

CREATE AN EARTH SCULPTING CLASS FOR YOUR GROUP!  It could be a one day event something like this:  Earth Sculpting Workshop @ Strawbale Studio. Length is usually at east 4…

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LEARNING TOUR ~ July 1, 2023

LEARNING TOUR ~ July 1, 2023 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

What A lovely day, being with 3 sets of folks who are enthusiastic about natural building. One person Emily, is an clay artist and designer, who wants to sculpt a…

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Sculpting a Cob Face!

Sculpting a Cob Face! 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

The last day in June, 2023, Rowen came over to learn about COB! What is Cob? you might ask?  In this case we made a sculpting mix from the Clay/Sand…

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TOUR & EARTH SCULPTING CLASS ~ June 10, 2023

TOUR & EARTH SCULPTING CLASS ~ June 10, 2023 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

June 10, 2023  Tour was rich with networking, along with learning, questions, and hands-on with earth! Joe brings together “Forest Schools” for youth. Clare is networking with Joe as a…

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EARTH OVEN Workshop, Pizza in oven + Tour

EARTH OVEN Workshop, Pizza in oven + Tour 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

A lovely time,we had making a small scale Earth Oven together, learning how to source, test, mix and apply the main parts of the earth oven. Other skills experienced, how…

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April 29, 2023 Tour & OUTDOOR ROCKET COOKER Workshop/Build

April 29, 2023 Tour & OUTDOOR ROCKET COOKER Workshop/Build 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

We had a really good time on the Learning Tour of the “Enchanting” Strawbale Studio buildings and grounds in the morning!  What a lovely gathering of folks with many curious…

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APRIL 2023 Worktrade / Sustainable Skills Program

APRIL 2023 Worktrade / Sustainable Skills Program 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

APRIL 2023 was a rich time with 3 wonderful folks (Chris, Brittany & Eva) helping with building projects & grounds at Strawbale Studio.  During this WorkTrade Program they learned a…

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