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Time: August 27, 2010 at 10am to August 29, 2010 at 10pm
Street: 905 E VICTOR ST
Phone: 360 393 7818
Event Type: experiential
Organized By: Rob Van Arsdale & Travis Linds
Latest Activity: Aug 25, 2010

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Event Description

A series of Natural Building Workshops - From the Ground Up.
Construct a critter corral out of cob with a living roof.
Join Natural Builder Rob Van Arsdale & Sustainable Engineer Travis Linds
for a multi part series on Natural Building.

Workshop #1 Aug 27-29 Foundation Walls for Cob Structures
Workshop #2 Sept 4-5 Natural Plastering Process.
Workshop #3 TBA Building a Living Roof
Costs for all workshops are $15-$30 dollars per day
sliding scale with work trades avaliable, do not be turned away by lack of funds!
Contact Rob @ 360-393-5135 or email Travis (
We will be constructing a critter corral out of cob with a living roof.

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Comment by Rob Van Arsdale on August 23, 2010 at 5:36pm
an up date to any interested folks!
We will be meeting at my place at Owl farm on the north end of griffith ave for an informal cobbing and open home gathering on saturday 28th from 10 am on. We will be cobbing a small wall and applying a plaster coat to an existing wall. stop on by and check it out!
in community,
rob Van Arsdale
Comment by Heather K on August 18, 2010 at 1:55pm
Alain & all, I would love to help out at Forest Garden bulding a critter corral.
Keep me in the loop. If any class is a definite go, let me know so I can plan around my schedule, especiallly the aug date, and roof date.

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