Strawbale workshop with Sigi Koko of Build Naturally. Frederick, MD

Learn how to install a super insulating strawbale wall & have fun in the process!

Saturday, April 12, 2014 (All day) - Sunday, April 13, 2014 (All day)
Frederick, Maryland, United States
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Learn how to install a super insulating strawbale wall & have fun in the process!!  Sigi Koko will teach you the skills to install and detail a strawbale wall to be durable & code-compliant in this wet & humid climate.

This workshop will be taught by natural building expert, Sigi Koko, who has helped design & build over 20 strawbale homes.  You can expect to learn how to detail appropriately for our wet & humid climate, the benefits and challenges of various natural materials, specifics for getting a building permit, as well as plenty of one-on-one guidance and hands-on experience.

The home to be worked on is the centerpiece of Michael & Ashley Judd's permaculture homestead on 24 acres in Frederick, MD.  The house features rubble trench foundation, strawbale walls, clay & lime plasters, an adobe floor, and a living roof.

Price: $125 Lunch included.

*Please note this is a three day workshop over two weekends: April 12 &13th followed by the 19th.

To register contact Ashley Judd: or 240-381-6001

*Directions & details on what to bring will be emailed to those who register about one week prior to the workshop event.

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