Natural Crafts

June Strawbale Studio Worktrade & Sustainable Skills Program

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Worktrade & Sustainable Skills Program @ Strawbale Studio. June 1-28, 2023 Oxford, Michigan USA 1 hr N of Detroit. Enjoy this enriching experience of living on the land at Strawbale Studio ! Help create & maintain Strawbale Studio buildings & grounds ~ while learning many sustainable living skills along the way! 2 hands-on classes taught […]

EARTH SCULPTING Class ~ June 10, 2023

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Using earth from this land, learn how to identify, mix and make a sculpted creation! Earth Sculpting is completely connected to the land, and throughout time and traditions people have used earth to create beauty and practical items. Earth Ovens, Cob homes and buildings, Benches, Sculptures. Gain confidence to use this medium and enjoy sharing […]

$20 – $45

Candle Making & Craft ~ at MI Folk School, Ann Arbor, MI ~ Oct 7, 2023

MICHIGAN FOLK SCHOOL 7734 Plymouth Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 7734 Plymouth Rd,, Ann Arbor, MI

Candle Making & Candle Craft October 7, 2023  9am - 3pm at the Michigan Folk School on Staebler Farm. Together we will explore the wonderful medium of raw beeswax as we learn to create custom dipped taper candles in this workshop. Hand-dipping tapered candles is an ancient craft that remains unaltered to this day. The […]

July Natural Building & Sustainable Skills Program @ Strawbale Studio 2023

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Natural Building & Sustainable Skills Program @ Strawbale Studio July 2-28 2023, Oxford, Michigan USA 1 hr N of Detroit. During this 4 week live-in Program at Strawbale Studio experience a variety of natural building skills through classes and hands-on: Foundation, Round pole framing, Thatched & Living Roof, Strawbale walls, Earth Plaster & Cob. Learn […]

The JOY of SPOON CARVING! July 15, 2023

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Discover the JOY of SPOON CARVING, and afterwards you are invited to stay on for a delicious potluck! Learn the basics of whittling that can be applied to a variety of projects! This is a skill to last a lifetime :) Class from 1-6, followed by an optional Potluck.  Note: You can also register for […]

AUG Natural Building & Sustainable Skills Program

Natural Building  INTERNSHIP & Sustainable Skills Program @ Strawbale Studio August 1-28, 2023 Oxford, Michigan USA 1 hr N of Detroit.   Enjoy this enriching experience of living on the land at Strawbale Studio ! Help create & maintain Strawbale Studio buildings & grounds ~ while learning many sustainable living skills along the way! 2 […]

OCT Worktrade & Sustainable Skills Program

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Worktrade & Sustainable Skills Program Oct 3-30, 2023.  Oxford, Michigan USA 1 hr N of Detroit. Enjoy this enriching experience of living on the land at Strawbale Studio ! Help create & maintain Strawbale Studio buildings & grounds ~ while learning many sustainable living skills along the way! 2 hands-on classes taught each week, such […]

Earth Plaster & Sculpting

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Earth Sculpting is completely connected to the land, and throughout time and traditions people have used earth to create beauty and practical items. Earth Ovens, Cob homes and buildings,Benches, Sculptures. The class will be held in the cozy Strawbale Studio or main house according to the weather, and you will be surrounded by "Sculpted Space"! […]

$40.00 – $50.00

SPOON CARVING Workshop

2691 Noble Rd. Oxford, MI Private Residence 2691 Noble, Oxford, MI, United States

Learn safe & fun whittling techniques, for a skill that lasts a life-time and can be used for many practical projects!

$22 – $45