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Building with Earth, Straw, Clay, Wood & Paper | June 12

Date(s) - 12/06/2016
9:30 am - 5:00 pm



Natural Building Workshops

Oval Straw Bale House, Hillsburg
Oval Straw Bale House, Hillsburg

Building with Earth, Straw, Clay, Wood & Paper | June 12

Building or Retrofitting your Dream Home Naturally

with Healthy, Non-Toxic, Sustainable Materials

Sunday June 12          9:30 am – 5 pm Lunch Included


Location:                          Soma Earth Eco Farm (SSEF), Zephyr, ON


Sunday June 12                Healthy Building with Earth, Straw & Clay

Sunday July 31                  Building Naturally + Earth Bag Intensive

Sunday Sept 25                 Natural Building Finishes & Plasters

As we are discovering the importance of eating local, organic & healthier food, you may also begin to become aware of the need to live in a healthier home that also reflects those same values.

Come and be inspired with a brief history of Natural Building and how you can get up to date with the practical basics of the growing organic building movement of how to build more naturally in Ontario. These workshops may include demos of Tiny House building, retrofitting, straw bale light straw-clay, cob, earth bag and other alternative building options, with hands on experience of an earth bag building project, earth plaster, cob & Natural Finishes (as indicated in dates above).

Hosted by Ingrid Cryns, Eco Architect & her partner, Brad Ruelens, SSEF Farm Manager & Natural Builder

Early Bird Pricing Ticket – $75 + $9.75 HST = 84.75 (Until May 24)

Advanced Pricing Ticket – $85 + $11.05 HST = 96.05 (Until June 3)

Week Before/Day of Pricing Ticket  – $95 + $12.35 HST = 107.35 (Until June 8)


Bookings are closed for this event.