Upcoming Events

October 2022 WWOOFING / WORKTRADE

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

Live on-site, while contributing to the buildings and grounds at Strawbale Studio! 25 hours of work per week in exchange for room, board, and 2 sustainable skill classes per week. Projects include creating new sheet mulch garden (Lazangna Gardening), harvesting and preserving food, beauty and order in existing buildings & landscape maintenance.  Also experience enrichment […]

Free

COB Earth Oven workshop

933 King St., Detroit, MI 933 King St., Detroit, MI

LEARN TO MAKE YOUR OWN EARTH OVEN for your backyard or community garden! Sunday, October 9th, 2022 from 1-6p Join in the construction of an COB* OVEN, followed by a potluck 6-8p! REGISTRATION & tickets We will be making an oven for making pizza and other foods...by mixing clay & sand subsoil to form a […]

$40.00

Sculpting with Earth at DETROIT BIONEERS Conference 2022

This hands-on class was held twice at the Bioneers Detroit Conference Oct 14 & 15, 2022. Youth from The Academy of the Americas in Detroit came to sculpt with earth!  First they viewed a slide show of ways that earth can be sculpted for different uses: Earth Oven, Benches, Niches, Sculptures & more!  Then Deanne […]

OCT 22, 2022 LEARNING TOUR at Strawbale Studio!

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

See the enchanting buildings with Thatched & Living roofs, plus Earth Oven, Rocket Stoves, Rumford Fireplace .. on lovely wooded rural land. Strawbale Studio LEARNING 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 […]

$20

SPOON CARVING for beginners!

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

Discover the JOY of CARVING! Learn the basics of whittling that can be applied to a variety of projects! This is a skill to last a lifetime :) We will be carving in the cozy Strawbale Studio with a woodstove. (see photo below) In this class we will do skill-building on a simple project....a wooden […]

$35 – $40

Full MOON ZOOM online Nov 7, 2022

NOV 7, 2022 ~  FULL MOON ZOOM  Mon 8-10p I hope to see your face, feel your spirit....share our stories, during this months' Full MOON ZOOM! Even though we are not in person, it is a meaningful connection and sharing.  Join our email list to get the ZOOM link 🙂  Agenda & more info.

free

Full Moon POTLUCK Nov 8, 2022

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

Strawbale Studio Full Moon Potluck & Bonfire. Family-Friendly. Tues Nov 8, 2022 at 6:00 PM – 10pm   EDT REGISTRATION requested. More info at this link Join our email list for updates on activities.   

free

Strawbale Studio LEARNING TOUR

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

See the enchanting buildings with Thatched & Living roofs, plus Earth Oven, Rocket Stoves, Rumford Fireplace .. on lovely wooded rural land. Strawbale Studio LEARNING 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 […]

$20

CANDLE-Making & Natural Holiday Gifts !

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

Settle in . . . relax and enjoy the aroma and rhythm of Candle dipping ~ with wax made by local bees. Receive the gift of warmth for yourself, perhaps invite a friend or family member to share the experience. This popular class is being offered several times. Choose the date that fits for you. […]

$40

Strawbale Studio LEARNING TOUR

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

See the enchanting buildings with Thatched & Living roofs, plus Earth Oven, Rocket Stoves, Rumford Fireplace .. on lovely wooded rural land. Strawbale Studio LEARNING 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 […]

$20