Strawbale Studio

Natural Building & Sustainable Living Skills

Earth Plaster & Cob / Earth Oven Workshops

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  Blog by participant, Jacquelyn Baker … click on link for her original post & pics. Natural Building Workshop: Building community, empowering people, connecting to earth This weekend I savored the…

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MOTOWN Movement

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3 fabulous young architects from the Netherlands come to Detroit to follow a dream … transforming an urban home sustainably.  Bob Hendrikx, Dominik Lukkes, Ronen Dan They visited the Strawbale…

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MSU Strawbale Wall Installation

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    This unique project was a collaboration of many folks, woven into one inspiring and joyful project sited at the MSU Botanical Gardens. This Strawbale Wall Project is called…

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FERMENTING & BUTTER-MAKING Workshop

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  Fermention…. a very traditional process around the world… preserves food, makes it more nutritious and digestible, contributes to the probiotics in our digestive system and adds interesting flavor !   Most delightfully, it…

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SPOON CARVING with Mark Angelini

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The Crew…minus outdoor educators Peter & Julie   March 6, 2016 Spoon Carving Class with Mark Angelini. Another Dream Come True !  Learning from Mark… practicing the use of a hatchet, straight…

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2016 Winternship Activities List

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  ~ recorded by Veneta Mavrodieva Working on rebuilding the A-Frame Day 1 Jan 4, Mon. Arrival &  Introductions,Schedule for the month, tour of house, buildings and land. Daily:  Shared…

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Winternship 2016: Thatching Workshop

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On Saturday January 10th, in the comfortably cold winter woods of Oxford, Michigan, six workshop attendees traveled long and far, from Howell, Goodrich, and even internationally from Ontario, and all arrived…

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Winternship 2016: Week 1

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Sunday, January 3rd Kathryn, Doug, and Jacob were early arrivals and got settled into the house. An evening of mending and story sharing was thoroughly enjoyed. Monday, January 4th –…

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2016 REPORT ~ Year in Review !

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2016 REPORT ~ Year in Review !  

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Empower Youth to Create Change

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The Strawbale Studio program wants to make building & natural skills available to youth and young adults. What your donation will do.  Consider a one-time contribution, or a micro-donation monthly.

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