Natural Building and Green Design from the ground up!
July 28th – September 14th, 2013
Watch this short video to get a feel for the program and hear from the teachers and past students.
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. Read more…
Spring Session (April 7th – June 15th, 2013)
Fall Session (October 6th – December 14th, 2013)
The Natural Building Practicum (NBP) is a 10 week work-study designed for natural builders of all backgrounds and levels of experience. Each week is split between in-class instruction, hands-on application and independent study. Classes follow the curriculum outlined in the Sustainable Shelter Series. Read more…