Workshops & Classes

Muddy Hands and Big Plans: One Month at Strawbale Studio

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Blog post by intern Stephanie Sykes When my husband Malte & I stumbled across the Strawbale Studio website in our search for sustainability education programs, we were immediately captivated by…

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How to Host an Authentic Weekend

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Blog by Intern, Eben Gardener:  Hello Strawbalers! Another authentic weekend has passed for us here at the Strawbale Studio to reminisce. After the Foraging Workshops we ask:  How do you…

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How Sustainable!

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Blog by Intern Eben Gardener for the week of MAY 6, 2019 Hello Strawbalers! And welcome back to another post from Strawbale Studio. It has been a while since we…

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Fermenting Fun !

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Magical Food Preservation ! 1-5p March 23,& March 24, 2019. Kraut and Kim Chi with lots of chopping & Butter-making with lots of shaking ! What a wonderful time… as…

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Children’s Tool Shed Project – Elkhart, IN. Wellfield Botanical Gardens

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We had some wonderful building adventures at the Childrens’ Garden ~ within the awesome, awesome Wellfield Botanical Gardens in Elkhart, Indiana ! Over 10 days, in June and July, Tyler…

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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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February Newsletter 2017

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Strawbale Studio Newsletter Feb 2017  ~ Resilience  🙂   CALENDAR  .  UPDATES  .  LINKS Wednesday Feb 8     at Gardner Walsh in Pontiac Oakland County Permaculture Meetup** **note: held at Goldner…

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Fire Dynamics ! Round Pole & Earth Oven Workshop

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January 18 & 29, 2017 This elemental class started with a hand-on exploration of the evolution of fire usage, and how fire works. We FIRED IT UP … moving from…

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Thatching & Reed Collection workshop

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Jan 14 & 15, 2017   What a fun and intensive weekend.  With Deanne,as instructor, now the whole crew of Gene, Sonnie, Alex, Kelly and Jacob & Jenny !know the basics of…

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2016 REPORT – Strawbale Studio

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 #   2016 YEAR – in – REVIEW  2016 PHOTO Album !  2016 Strawbale Studio Program Archives    2016 BLOG       Full Moon Potluck Bonfire 2016 WORKSHOPS &…

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