Strawbale Studio

LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio June 10, 2023 10a-12p

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

STRAWBALE STUDIO TOUR – See the enchanting buildings with thatched & living roofs, earth oven, rocket stove, rumford fireplace. Structures include the Strawbale Studio, Hobbit Sauna, Middle Earth. On lovely rural land 1 hour North of Detroit. Questions invited! REGISTRATION secures your place on the Tour! Check out the Afternoon Class from 1-5p  You may […]

$20

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

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 […]

LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio ~ July 15, 10a-12p

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

STRAWBALE STUDIO TOUR – See the enchanting buildings with thatched & living roofs, earth oven, rocket stove, rumford fireplace. Structures include the Strawbale Studio, Hobbit Sauna, Middle Earth. On lovely rural land 1 hour North of Detroit. Questions invited! Note:) Each tour has a WORKSHOP SCHEDULED FOR THE AFTERNOON ...that you might also want to […]

$20.00

2024 WINTERNSHIP @ Strawbale Studio ~ Jan 7 – Feb 7, 2024

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

2024 Winternship at Strawbale Studio January 7 – Feb 7, 2024 Live on-site and Learn Natural Building Skills! This live-in 4-Week adventure includes lessons in natural building plus hands-on classes in earth plaster, round pole, thatching, rocket stove and earth oven.  Enjoy the company of others and experience the Strawbale Studio, Hobbit Sauna, Middle Earth […]

$475 – $1250

THATCHED ROOF 2-Day WORKSHOP Jan 13 & 14, 2024

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

THATCHED ROOF 2 Day workshop  Jan 13 & 14, 2024 9:30a to 5:00p Saturday & Sunday Yes ! Thatching in Michigan ! Explore this beautiful, ecological, insulative & long-lasting roof system during this 2-day workshop. The Strawbale Studio roof was thatched before the turn of the century ...in 1998 ...and is still sound & beautiful. […]

$55 – $120

ROUND POLE Framing Basics! Jan 20 + 21, 2024

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

ROUND POLE Framing ~ The Basics, Hands-on!   Enjoy the satisfaction of working, hands-on, with round pole wood harvested from the woods. January 20 & 21, 2024  9:30a – 5p both days. Learn hands-on basics and principles of construction of round pole framing for small structure ! Tour thatched roofs & round pole structures on site, […]

$50 – $120

Equinox LEARNING TOUR & EARTH OVEN PIZZA ~ Mar 20.2024

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

March 20, 2024 Equinox LEARNING TOUR & EARTH OVEN PIZZA @ Strawbale Studio Wed. 10a to 2p>    Ask Natural Building questions on the LEARNING TOUR & Make your own Pizza in the Earth Oven! ! REGISTRATION saves your spot! ) Bring a friend! Celebrate the Equinox! We will tour the enchanted Strawbale Studio buildings […]

$30 – $35

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

2 hr. LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio, May 19, 2024

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

2 hr. LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio, May 19, 2024  10a-12p STRAWBALE STUDIO TOUR – See the enchanting buildings with thatched & living roofs, earth oven, rocket stove, rumford fireplace. Structures include the Strawbale Studio, Hobbit Sauna, Middle Earth. On lovely rural land 1 hour North of Detroit. Ask Questions during the tour!  Questions invited! […]

$20