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: [email protected] 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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