Building with straw-clay

Straw-clay is a versatile, economical, insulative and durable material that can be used to build all sorts of structures, from bread ovens to houses.

During this two-day workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Find and identify earths suitable for building
  • Build a durable earthen structure using only your own hands
  • Make a good earth plaster mix
  • Plaster with earth using a trowel and a hawk

We aim to share our knowledge with everyone regardless of their budget. If you want to come to one of our workshops but do not have the steady income to afford it, please get in touch with us.