[Sust-mar] workshop posting
shipharbour at ns.sympatico.ca
Tue Jul 4 08:36:25 EDT 2006
INTRODUCTION TO EARTH CONSTRUCTION AND BREAD OVEN WORKSHOP
Instructor: Kim Thompson, Straw Bale Projects
Sunday, July 16, 2006 8:30 – 5:00
Heatherton, Antigonish County
Earth ovens are beautiful, functional art pieces that are able to
produce fantastic food. They can take on simple elegant forms, or
morph into dragons, turtles or fish. This one day, hands on workshop
will explore the use of natural materials to construct a traditional
earth oven using a sand form and cob*.
Pre workshop slide show and talk Saturday evening from 8:00 – 9:30.
Cost: $50. Family rate and sliding scale available.
Tenting and meals (bring your favourite summer food to share)
included. For more information, and to register call Elisabeth at
*Cob: a traditional earth construction material made of local clay
soil, sand and fibre.
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