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Round-Pole Framing: The Art of Joining Wood In The Round
Working with round wood has many advantages. Not only can one save the time, money and fuel associated with milled timbers but there is great aesthetic value to a tree in its raw form. During this class we will look at some simple ways in which the beginner can use round wood to build simple structures.
July 20th, 2014
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Interest-Free Tuition Financing
We are now offering affordable, interest-free tuition financing to our students.
Aprovecho Programs3-Month Advanced Permaculture Course in Food and Water Systems
This 3 month Advanced Permaculture Design Course is designed for farmers, land owners, contractors, and students seeking to deepen their on-the-ground Permaculture skill-set at a level that empowers them to design and install regenerative food and water systems on their land and within their communities. Learn MoreSustainable Shelter Workshop Series
The Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series is a 7 week course designed to empower participants with the ability to design, build or renovate their own home using simple techniques and materials. Learn MoreAppropriate Technology Series
The Appropriate Technology Series is a six-week course designed to empower students with the ability to implement simple, energy-saving technologies in the home, on the farm or in the field.Learn MoreSustainable Livelihood Series
In the Sustainable Livelihood Series you'll learn the entrepreneurial skills to make your transition to sustainable livelihood successful. This program is offered onsite and online on a gift-economy basis. Learn More