Testimonials for Introduction to Cob Course
"Wonderful introduction to cob work and getting your hands dirty .... left me wanting more. Nice relaxed atmosphere in a lovely environment with beautiful people. Thank you."
Adrian O 'Connell, Sligo
"The introductary day enabled me to make the leap from "thinking about building with cob" to actually feeling that I can don it! Welcoming hosts - excellent care given with lunch and refreshments. The perfect level of information for a beginner - as well as encouragement for those staying on for the more advanced course."
Teresa McGowan, Doobally, Co. Leitrim
"From arrival I knew the course was going to be a relaxed and enjoyable experience. Felt like a group of friends mucking about but learning lots at the same time. Colin and Féile are full of technical, interesting and fun information and stories. The curry at lunchtime was amazing and kept everyone going."
Sinéad Perry, Co. Meath
"I really enjoyed the Cob Intro Day and am thirsty to learn more. It was fun, informal, informative, practical and inspiring to be in this beautiful home. Can't wait to come back if I can. Thank you!"
Liza, Co. Galway
"This course is an excellent overview of the assessment of materials suited to the preparation of cob. The practical element was very enjoyable gave very good insights into how best to approach a cob project. The learning environment was ideal. Colin and Féile greatly assist by making all participants feel at ease and derive maximum benefit from the day."
Joe Mongan, Dublin
"Excellent course, full of information. Both hosts are great and the food was brilliant. Highly recommend to anyone."
Iain Thom, Monaghan
"I had a great day in a nice surrounding with very friendly people. I enjoyed learning about cob building and this course has made me more interested. I hope to do more courses and start on my own small projects after today's Introduction to Cob Building. Thanks, Shane"
"The ultimate in "hands-on" learning by two inspirational tutors, passionate about what they do, generous and creative in their approach. I would recommend this day to anyone."
Martina Butler, Sligo
"Very enjoyable, practical and hands-on."
Louise McPhillips, Monaghan