Jeff Smith 2:15 p.m., July 27
Hands-On Straw Bale Building Workshop
Help build and plaster a ‘tiny’ straw bale building while learning the history and benefits of building with bales; how straw bale walls function; design considerations for straw bale buildings; the basics of a post-and-beam structure for straw bale buildings; and how to shape, notch, and stack bales to form a wall
No construction experience is required. Taught by licensed general contractors Rebecca Tasker and Mike Long of Simple Construct. Contact: 619-342-6709 or [email protected]
- Age limit: 18+
- When: Sunday, June 2, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
- Cost: $150