Preparing to Build with Bales

An essential one day seminar for all strawbale self-builders.  £45.00

With Barbara Jones, author of the best-selling self-build manual ‘Building with Straw Bales’.

This popular seminar focuses on the project management of your strawbale build, explaining techniques you can use to bring in your project: on quality, on budget, on time.

We explore the following topics:

  • what to do first
  • legal requirements
  • budget
  • managing the project
  • stages of build
  • tools
  • materials
  • training
  • case study


   Venues                  Dates
Brighton  Fri 16th September 2016
Bristol Fri 28th October 2016
Cambridge Fri 25th November 2016

All courses begin at 10 am and end at 4 pm. Please bring your own lunch. Tea & coffee provided. A pen and notebook will be useful.

To book your place, please email Clair at or pay direct with PayPal

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