Past Events

Candle Making & Candle Crafts @ MI Folk School Mar. 9 2024

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

This class is being held at the awesome Michigan Folk School at a farm outside Ann Arbor! March 9, 10a-4p, 2024  and Nov 9, 10a-4p 2024 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 […]

$100.00

THATCHED ROOF WORKSHOP ~ March 10 & 11, 2024

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

THATCHED ROOF 2 Day workshop  March 10 & 11,  2024 9:30a to 5:00p Sunday & Monday* *This class  is on a Sunday / Monday  because it was a "reschedule" for the January class cancelled due to weather ~ and the original people could only align on those two dates.  If you cannot make it on […]

$55 – $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

FIRE Workshop : Rocket Stove & Earth Oven. – April 13 & 14, 2024

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

FIRE Workshop ~ Rocket Stove & Earth Oven! YAY! Take as a 2-day workshop, or come to just one day. • Create useful heat efficiently from the local natural materials ! SATURDAY April 13, 2024 : ROCKET STOVE WORKSHOP 9:30a - 5p Rocket Stove: Tour enchanting buildings & fire up a variety of fire-devices stoves […]

$75 – $120

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

Natural Building & Healthy House Symposium @ in Traverse City Area

Many Natural Builders & Health Experts are coming together to create this event! Deanne Bednar from Strawbale Studio will be presenting and providing hands-on experience in earth plastering & sculpting. Check out the links, info and registration below! Pass the word to others ! For ATTENDEES: 1. Link to Registration - Please send this out to all […]

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

2hr. LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio, June 22, 2024

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

2hr. LEARNING TOUR @ Strawbale Studio, June 22, 2024, Saturday 10a - 12p STRAWBALE STUDIO TOURS – 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! See strawbalestudio.org to […]

$20