Tag: cob

Clay Plaster and Sculpture Training

As part of OUR ECOVILLAGE’s year long Awakening the Dragon project whether you are a well seasoned natural builder, a tradesperson greening your skill set, or an artist builder this year we have something for everyone to learn from the master designers, builders, and artists during our H’ART ATTACKS! Playing Full-in – H’Art Attack Part 1Sculpture, Plaster…
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December 25, 2019 0

2020 OUR Little Permie Kids Camp

2020 Little Permie Kids CampA Full Day Permaculture Camp for KidsPostponed This camp is for children accompanying parents taking part in the2020 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Trainingincludes food and accommodation – dorm or camping.$475 CAD per child Sign up for Little Permie Kids Camp OUR Little Permie Kids Camp – A Permaculture Camp…
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October 11, 2019 0

2020 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Training with Starhawk

Earth Activist Permaculture Design Certificate Course Learn how to design human systems that mimic natural systems, using a minimum of energy and resources and creating real abundance and social justice. We will cover principles and ethics, reading the landscape, how to heal soil and cleanse water, design integrated systems, harvest water, drought-proof land, build soil,…
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August 20, 2019 0

h’Art of Community Plaster and Sculpture Playshops

Playing Full-in: h’Art Attack Part 1Sculpture, Plaster and Beauty Workshop June 9 to June 11 from 9am-5pmCost: $220 plus taxes* *Food and Accomodation Upgrades Available As part of OUR’s Awakening the Dragon project, traditional Pueblo clay artist builder, Athena Steen, will teach you to mix and apply a variety of plasters – for sculpting and…
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January 18, 2019 0

OUR Little Permie Kids Camp

Daytime Kids Program For children unaccompanied by an adult– includes lunches and snacks$55 CAD per child per day or$190 CAD per child per week Full 15 Day Family Program For children accompanying parents taking part of the 2019 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Training includes food and accommodation – dorm or camping.$475 CAD per…
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February 19, 2018 0

OUR Farm & Food Production

Interested in taking a course in Farm and Food Production? Visit OUR Events page to see our current offerings. OUR Ecovillage has approximately nine acres in food production, including greenhouses, propagated gardens, food forests, animals areas and grazing space. As with all areas of our site, permaculture is always on our mind as we plan…
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January 22, 2018 0

OUR Natural Building

Interested in taking a course in Natural Building? Visit OUR Events page to see our current offerings. What is Natural Building? Natural Building is building structures using materials such as cob, straw bale, natural plasters and timber frame; materials that occur naturally with as little processing as possible. It is the integration of natural resources…
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January 22, 2018 0

2019 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Training

June 28th to July 14th Facilitated by Starhawk, Charles Williams and many other fantastic guest teachers! *Please arrive for 6:00pm on Friday, June 28th Starhawk Study “Lawful Permaculture” at Our Ecovillage A 72-hour PDC over 16 days & evenings packed with learning from various instructors who are specialists in their fields. OUR Ecovillage is proud to host…
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January 12, 2018 0

Fine finishes: Clay plaster and sculpture

How much plaster do you want to learn? Athena Steen returns to teach 2 courses from introductory to artistic. Choose from a weekend to a full week starting July 14th, 2018.   Sign Up for the Weeklong Workshop here Weekend Introduction to clay plaster and paints July 14 &15, 9 am-5 pm with Athena Steen…
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January 9, 2018 0

Ecological building and Just Biofiber

Ecological building workshop series with Just Biofiber building system 2 weeks of workshops and special events for builders and professionals on the cutting edge of sustainable building. What if the health and simplicity of natural buildings could be joined with the performance demands of high efficiency commercial buildings? This summer we will introduce a new…
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January 9, 2018 0