Class

Learning Landscape

Bushcraft: KNOTS & LASHING (repeated 2/19)

2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

Learn some awesome useful knots, creating lashed models. Focus will be on Lashed ladders, A frame, Tri & Quad Pods. Wood from the land.

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Skill-Building WEEKEND WORKSHOP

2560 1920 Strawbale Studio

What a full and connecting time to be together and enjoy learning about Natural Nutrient Systems on the land, and workshop on Earth Ovens & Rocket Stoves!

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EARTH PLASTER & Sculpting Workshop

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EARTH PLASTER & SCULPTING    Feb 1 & 2,  2020.  Saturday & Sunday  Sun 9:30 – 5p  Two-Day Class.  Hands-on ~  Apply Earth Plaster … and try your hand at…

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O.U Permaculture Class ~ Student Organic Farm

150 150 Strawbale Studio

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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The Joy of Foraging Wild Plants & Mushrooms.

150 150 Strawbale Studio

Kelly Thiede and Dryads Saddle at Strawbale Studio 2017 Sunday, May 20 from 1:00 – 5:00PM.  SOLD OUT, sorry.  Enjoy roaming the land, finding lots of edible and medicinal things…

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Foraging Class + Earth Oven Pizza & Bonfire

150 150 Strawbale Studio

Saturday, May 19th from 2:00 – 7:00p Enjoy an afternoon walking the land — learning about and HARVESTING wild plants and mushrooms ! Then co-create a meal with some of…

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Round Pole Framing ~ the Basics

150 150 Strawbale Studio

Learn principles & hands-on basics of round pole framing for small structures. Tour thatched roofs & round pole structures on site, harvest wood, use hand tools ~ making a mallet…

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The AUGUST INTENSIVE Natural Building Skills Class

150 150 Strawbale Studio

Six fabulous folks joined in during this Week-long Intensive Program ~ August 8 – 14th !  What a rich, productive and fun time we had. Hands-on activities included: base and finish plasters on…

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South Michigan Permaculture MIXER & Agro-Forestry Workshop ~ May 23 & 24

150 150 Strawbale Studio

Plantings on the Pipeline. Permaculture Mixer May 23, 2015. Photo by Inira Thank you everyone who made it out! What a wonderful way to spend an early summer day! Over…

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Foraged Brunch at the Strawbale Studio

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The Foraged Brunch on May 17 was a very full and fun time.  Funfulling? Fullfunning? We explored the lawns and gardens finding and tasting ox eye daisy, dandelion, curly dock,…

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