Strawbale Studio

Natural Building & Sustainable Living Skills

Great Lakes BIONEERS Detroit

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Friday November 2 & 3, 2018 Bioneers (biological pioneers) is an annual conference, a movement and a way of life! National BIONEERS is in its 29th year and Great Lakes…

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Lost & Found 2017-2018 or so

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If anything is yours…Let me know and I can put your name on it and keep it….or you can pick it up at an event, or potluck or make an…

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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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O.U Permaculture Class ~ Student Organic Farm

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Oakland University’s Student Organic Farm ~ Pemaculture Class Visit What a great group of young people, learning from awesome, dedicated and knowledgeable teachers, Fay Hanson and Jared Bogdonov-Hanna, from Oakland…

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Building a Light Straw-Clay House

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Building a Light Clay Straw House   http://www.theyearofmud.com/2012/03/01/light-clay-straw-house/     by Jacob Schmidt   This is an introduction to light clay straw construction (a.k.a. “straw-clay”). In the summer of 2010, I started construction…

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2017 Strawbale Studio REPORT & pictures !

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STRAWBALE STUDIO 2017 REPORT Internships, Activities, Re-skilling & Projects, Gifts & Donors Strawbale Studio 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION was the focus of the year. 20 Years ago Fran Lee wanted a structure,…

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May Strawbale Studio Newsletter & updates !

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​​May Newsletter.  Finally spring !  Come connect with Nature & Folks.   Upcoming  +  Update on Happenings  +  Eco – Connections Full Moon Potluck & Bonfire April 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm…

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May 2018 Newsletter

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​​May Newsletter.  Finally spring !  Come connect with Nature & Folks. Upcoming  +  Update on Happenings  +  Eco – Connections Full Moon Potluck & Bonfire April 29 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm…

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2018 Winternship

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2018 Winternship Slideshow !        Reed Collecting for Thatched Roofs          

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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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