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cob oven course

Weekend Cob Oven Course
Learn how to build a pizza oven from humble and lowly mud.

06 - 07 May 2017

The Early Bird Special had expired.
Full Price €145  
Unwaged/Student €135 Ts & Cs apply
 

Introduction to Cob Course
Learn how to analyse soil, foot-mix it into a building material and hand-build a small cob structure.

03 July 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €80  
Unwaged/Student €70 Ts & Cs apply
cob heart
mud and wood house

10-Day Mud and Wood Building Course
Combine both of the 5-Day House-Building Courses (see below) for a complete overview of how to build a natural home.
Note: There is no training over the weekend
  (08 - 09 July 2017)

03 - 14 July 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €890  
Unwaged/Student €800 Ts & Cs apply

Mud and Wood Gift Vouchers

For the natural building enthusiast in your life.

Do you know someone who would love to build a project of their own, from a small scale oven to a whole house? Or perhaps you know a DIYer who would like to add some creative flair to their furniture designs? What about learning to shape and sculpt individual interiors, or designing their own home?

The Mud and Wood Gift Voucher is the ideal present.

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mud house course

5-Day Mud House-Building Course
Soil analysis, large scale cob with and without formwork, digger mixing demonstration, insulated stem walls, house design, connecting timber elements to cob, earth plastering and sculpting.

03 - 07 July 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €470  
Unwaged/Student €425 Ts & Cs apply

5-Day Wood House-Building Course
Setting out a building, options for foundations and ground floors, timber-frame and straw bale walls, floor beams and joists, pitched and flat roofs, and natural edge wood fitted furniture.

10 - 14 July 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €470  
Unwaged/Student €425 Ts & Cs apply
wood house course
natural edge wood workshop

Weekend Natural Edge Wood Course
How to find, store, season and mill trees and how to turn them into beautiful shelves, doors, worktops, etc.

30 September - 01 October 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €160  
Unwaged/Student €145 Ts & Cs apply

Weekend Design Course
Design to suit your site, lifestyle and budget:
suitable for new-builds, extensions & renovations

21 - 22 October 2017

The Early Bird Special has expired.
Full Price €175  
Unwaged/Student €155 Ts & Cs apply

design course
private workshops

Private Workshops Tailored to Your Needs

  • community groups, schools, colleges and clubs;
  • workplace team projects;
  • groups of friends (birthdays, stags, hens);
  • self-builders.

In Sligo or we can come to you. Each private workshop is individually designed to accommodate your ideas and budget. Contact us for more info.

Mud and Wood Gift Vouchers
For the natural building enthusiast in your life.

Do you know someone who would love to build a project of their own, from a small scale oven to a whole house? Or perhaps you know a DIYer who would like to add some creative flair to their furniture designs? What about learning to shape and sculpt individual interiors, or designing their own home? The Mud and Wood Gift Voucher is the ideal present.

gift voucher