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April Workshop pictures

Posted by admin on May 25th, 2013 under Uncatgorized  •  Comments Off

We just completed another successful workshop. It was a great group of people from far and wide. We were fortunate enough to have perfect weather too.

making end panel












Making an end panel


levelling end panel












Leveling the end panel


placing pylwood









Placing the plywood














Shoveling into the form-work


ramming with pneumatic tamper












Ramming with a pneumatic tamper


end panels












Putting up end panels for the second wall


more ramming












More ramming


sunflower formwork









Form-work for the sunflower impression














Rammed earth sunflower


rammed earth workshop









Rammed earth workshop class of spring 2013

April 2013 – Insulated Rammed Earth Workshop

Posted by admin on March 15th, 2013 under Uncatgorized  •  No Comments

April 29 – May 11 (optional April 24-27 if you want to learn to do the concrete foundation)

Learn to build rammed earth from pros, this isn’t no ‘make a small sample and slideshow sales pitch’…it’s the real thing!

We will show you all you need to know to build walls with all the special techniques we normally use.

Whether you want to build for yourself,as a career or just learn for curiosity this gives you valuable experience that you need.

For those who are interested please look at this: rammed earth workshop

Contact us by email to get on the list.

Be sure to leave your phone # and the best time to reach you.