One Week Intensive Hands-on Retreat in Earth Architecture | Learn to build your Home, Eco-Village, Sustainable Community | Help others in need of Safe Shelter around the world
25th May – 1st June 2013 - THRESHOLDS CENTRE, Picklescott, Shropshire, SY6 6NU
This 8-day long retreat combines theory and hands-on training. Building with earth is a simple yet profound medium that works in harmony with universal laws and elements. It uses a minimum of man-made materials, and a maximum of natural materials: the Earth under our feet and the universal elements of earth, water, air and fire.
Be introduced to 3,000 years of Masonry and 4,000 years of Ceramic arts, to address 21st Century needs such as homelessness, climate change, disasters of war and peak oil economics.
Start learning how-to make your own home more sustainable, and take charge of your environment by learning the logic of building with earth, warming with sun, cooling with air, use of water.