Workshops & Classes

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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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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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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2023 WINTERNSHIP Jan 5 – Feb 5

2023 WINTERNSHIP Jan 5 – Feb 5 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

The Winternship is unfolding…see the full Photo Album here. Winternship Outline. Week 1 Blog Post Jan. 5- 8: by Claudia Revilla On Thursday we arrived with a warm welcome from…

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2022 Year in Review & Donation Request :)

2022 Year in Review & Donation Request :) 150 150 Strawbale Studio
Enyoy this overview of the 2022 year at Strawbale Studio and consider making a DONATION to support scholarships & programing! read more

SOCIAL ECOLOGY Program ~ March 26, 2022

SOCIAL ECOLOGY Program ~ March 26, 2022 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

A small group of students from the International School in the Troy, Michigan area came to Strawbale Studio for a 4 hour Extracurricular Program on the theme of SOCIAL ECOLOGY. …

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Winternship Jan 5 – Feb 5, 2022

Winternship Jan 5 – Feb 5, 2022 1920 2560 Strawbale Studio

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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sculpture class cob art

SCULPTING Workshop ~ Jan. 29, 2022

SCULPTING Workshop ~ Jan. 29, 2022 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio
The Sculpting workshop was like a mini retreat, as we toured the buildings, then settled in to some hours of shaping earth.  Each person had their own expressive design they developed. read more

CANDLE MAKING & Holiday Gifts Workshops

CANDLE MAKING & Holiday Gifts Workshops 2560 1920 Strawbale Studio
December 4th, 5th, & 10th ~ All groups really enjoyed the day as we slowly created bees wax taper candles, earthen candle holder & decorated match boxes with nature. read more