At a Mudgirls building workshop, participants pay only for their meals and barter their labour for the learning experience. Unless otherwise specified, workshops are open to all genders.
Mudgirls Natural Plastering Workshop
JULY 7th-11th 2014
On beautiful Salt Spring Island join us as we learn to prepare, gather, and mix the ingredients for three or more types of natural plasters. Each day we will discuss different aspects of natural building as a whole with special emphasis on the breathable natural coatings that go on our earthen structures. Get hands on experience applying lime plaster, pigmented finish coats, and manure plasters. Come and have fun, get dirty and meet some good people.
the cost = $200
meals, camping and childcare included
all genders are welcome
fill out an application
and send it to email@example.com
Homesteading on Denman Island
Week 1: July 21-25 – Both Weeks Now Full!
Week 2: July 28 – Aug. 1
This natural building workshop will give participants hands-on experience making and using cob, slip-straw and earthen plaster. Come and camp in the forest on co-operatively owned land and participate in a variety of natural building projects. Daily tutorials will cover the basics of natural building and site planning, then the rest of the day will be spent getting dirty. Lots of one on one attention, so bring your questions. Gorgeous lake and ocean swimming spots nearby.
Cost is $200 for one week, $385 for both.
Camping, meals and childcare are included.
All genders welcome.
Please fill out an application
and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
please specify which workshop you are wanting to attend