Straw Bale Wall Raising

Hook Norton, Oxfordshire 5th-9th April 2017

5-day strawbale building course in beautiful Hook Norton, Oxfordshire.  This course will be to build the walls of a strawbale extension to a traditional stone house.  The course will cover practical aspects of strawbale building including how to dress and customise bales, notching, loadbearing and infill techniques, compression of the wall, and much more! Included in the price is a vegetarian lunch and refreshments.

Barbara Jones will be teaching on this course.  She is the most experienced strawbale builder in the UK.  She has a world-wide reputation, she works as a trainer, builder, designer, consultant and writer in the field of natural building.  Barbara loves to teach and ensures course participants have a wonderful learning experience.