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May 2022 Internship!

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May was a rich month-long internship with LP,  Sienna, Grant, Aubri & Sydney! It was such a full time …. of Natural Building / Sustainable Living Classes & Hands-on,  Work…

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Winternship Jan 5 – Feb 5, 2022

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The 2022 Winternship was a wonderful month, as Ashley Watry came to learn natural building skills to help in her process of creating a natural cottage in Wisconsin. Her focus…

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2020 REPORT & PHOTOS ~ Strawbale Studio Yearly Review!

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 This 2020 End-of Year Review is still under some construction. It includes Classes & Activities,  Intern,  Projects,  Photos, Visitors, Guest Teachers, Gifts & Donors! 2020 Winternship Rocket Stove Class group picture                …

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2020-11 NOVEMBER REPORT & Photos

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NOVEMBER REPORT & PHOTO ALBUM November. 2021 was a beautiful month of transition of fall to winter.  Levi & Shane were on-site, and contributed to getting things done, and enjoying…

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OCTOBER Report ~ Strawbale Studio 10-2020

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2020-10 OCTOBER REPORT Below are details of October’s Activities: Natural Building Projects Sustainable Skills Guests, Consultations Contributions, Enrichment PHOTOS from the month ! It was a beautiful, colorful month, with…

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SEPTEMBER INTERNSHIP 2020

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SEPTEMBER INTERNSHIP 9-2020       September Intern Photo Album CALENDAR September 1 Intern arrival. Shane & Levi, Ellie, Cy. Sept 3 Angela, Sept 6, Haley. Haley – ½ Pay Worktrader 10 hr/week…

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2020 WINTERNSHIP at Strawbale Studio

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The Wintership was a wonderful & rich time for the Wintern and also the participants who attended the weekend Workshops: Jan 11 & 12, 2020  Thatching & Reed Collection      …

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2019 Winternship – guest blogger, Rob Zverina

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The 2019 Winternship was awesome, with wonderful intern and weekend workshop participants.   Here is a sense of it through the eyes of Rob Zverina who attended with his wife…

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2018 REPORT & PHOTOS ~ Strawbale Studio

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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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2017 REPORT for Strawbale Studio Activities

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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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