Tag: art

O.U.R. Ecovillage Explorer

With the ongoing request to have more accessibility for folks who wish an integrated short term experience in an ecovillage … we have created O.U.R. ECOVILLAGE EXPLORER!   What does an Ecovillage Explorer do? This program offers you a taste of living in the rhythm of the immersed learning environment of the ecovillage, where your days…
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January 22, 2018 0

EDE – Ecovillage and Ecological Living Design Certificate

This course is being reworked due to the COVID-19 virus.Please contact us for more information. At OUR EDE, we will teach you how to design communities and ecovillages as “living community centres” and as adaptation models for climate change and social justice in a new global paradigm.​ The Ecovillage Design Education curriculum was an official…
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January 16, 2018 0

Create Your Own Weekend Retreat

  Come for an ‘Immersed Learning/Healing Weekend’, pick from the list of many experiential Homesteading Workshops and Healing Sessions, we will help you create a special weekend.  In OUR Zero Mile Meal Eatery and Cob/Strawbale Healing Sanctuary we have a magical means of learning Hands-On and/or having private practitioner treatments – you will marvel at…
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November 5, 2015 0

May/June 2015: An Update from Brandy: Education and Outreach Coordinator + Co-op Site Liason

OK there is way to much to tell everyone about since OUR last Newsletter but we kind of waited until we had full confirmation on many aspects of the next phases of OUR ECOVILLAGE…and here is the news– After 7 months of full out paperwork, accounting, and incredible spreadsheeting we have OUR full mortgage approved…
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May 23, 2015 0

OUR Events Report (March, 2015)

Well, spring is on its way and the signs of that are very obvious from the return of the robins to the appearance of the first Stinging Nettles here on the farm. The birds are up earlier and the angle of the sun has changed. The daytime is warmer and that calls us out of…
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March 2, 2015 0

The Most Powerful Thing You’ll Ever Do

Emergence Care is a profound healing art that goes beyond our identification with self (ego), deep into the subconscious, accessing our subtle energy and our inner most essence. This subtle energy and inner most essence is always there. When exposed to years of repeated stresses our physical body and mind gets “armoured.” This means we’ve…
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March 2, 2015 0

Artists Retreat in 2014

IN COLOUR. NEVER SEEN BEFORE AT OUR Ecovillage Intuitive Art Retreat – expose your inner artist Even if we are not aware of it, each one of us longs to create, to manifest what is unique inside of us, to give it form. Freedom is necessary for pure creation to take place.   The pressures and…
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December 6, 2013 0

OUR Building Team

Things have been happening on the building front. After the internship was over (August 18th) the focus was shifted to the Eatery. This was the project I was involved with last year and it felt good to be back. With volunteers coming from Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Ethiopia, all the cob details got finished.…
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November 1, 2013 0

Executive Director’s Report September 2013

And yet another Goodbye.. Again!! Gearing up for the end of OUR season we wish to invite you to the upcoming HARVEST FEAST that has all OUR team/community counting OUR blessings from the onsite school season.  With the end of summer having come and gone there have been so many goodbye – and even some…
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October 2, 2013 0

A Note from OUR Building Team

BY PATRICK HENNEBERY What a whirlwind summer–the days just seemed to fly by. I arrived home from Mexico on the 26th of April and started at the Village on the 29th. There was a last minute design change and Rob stepped up to draw a new set of plans. In very short order, Chad, Rob and…
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September 19, 2013 0