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Early bird $995
Early Bird + friend $ 895 each (10 % extra discount )
All discounts will expire by 1-9-2016 – Only few places left
By just doing a $ 100 non-refundable deposit, save tens of thousands of $$ learning how to build your own home with earth caring materials!
Natural Buildings can be crafted with simple tools to create unique, beautiful, healthy, affordable and sustainable homes. Earth building (mud brick, light earth, stone & cob building) construction is one of the simplest, fastest and most sustainable of all eco-building and natural building techniques. Utilising natural, local and sustainable materials, Earth building is the perfect companion for Sunshine Coast permaculture lifestyles. Earth building is also one of the most flexible, with the direct forming technique, for example, you can apply all your imagination forming artistic shapes and colours.
It’s simplicity also makes it possible to build unique, beautiful, fun, sustainable and healthy structures with a small group of friends or family.
Natural Building is a extensive and inspiring subject that has many techniques, approaches and results.
This course will present 10 earth building techniques.
We will put into practice, step by step, the joy of building a wonderful reciprocal roof system, the green/living roofing (e.g. lawn), the roof and the walls, render and plaster with earth renders, put windows and paint with natural paints !!!
We will also see the and explore the integration of earth building into a sub tropical Sunshine Coast permaculture design.
Also covered will be a number of permaculture related topics including: natural nourishment, collaborative economy and group dynamics.
Topics covered (most of them will be developed in the practical sessions):
- Preparation of the area and materials required
- Foundations for earth building, post and beam system.
- 10 earth building techniques
- Reciprocal roofs
- Green/living roofs
- Placement of doors and windows
- Natural earth plasters, renders and paints.
- Geodesical dome construction for a skylight.
- Collaborative economy tools & practices
- Group dynamics
- Natural nourishment
- Integrating with permaculture principles to make suitable for range of climates from temperate to tropical
So, don’t wait till the places are gone !!! we have a limited quantity of participants and we’ll love to have YOU, learning to build your own sustainable home, with us !!