Firespeaking

Masonry Heaters, Wood-Fired Ovens, Natural Building

Shelter Series at Aprovecho

Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series

Natural Building and Green Design from the ground up!

July 28th – September 14th, 2013

The Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series is a 7 week course designed to empower participants with the ability to design/build/renovate their own home using simple techniques and natural, vernacular materials.  During this course we will start from the ground and move up teaching not only the art/science of natural building and green design, but the corresponding appropriate technologies essential for successfully integrating your shelter into a permaculture landscape.

The course is taught by a team of Pacific Northwest natural builders with over fifty years of experience in the field whose teaching emphasis is direct, hands-on involvement for the students complimented by classroom/theory time when appropriate.  During the course we will be constructing a 200 sqft. model home giving participants the opportunity to see the principles and techniques they are learning put into practice.

Check out this link to learn more about the Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series!!

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