New Earthbag Workshop for June!

Come and join us over the weekend for 16-17 June for our next introductory Earthbag workshop in Newcastle! This course will be mostly practical, with lots of hands-on learning where we will make a garden wall and raised garden bed as well as include a decorative earth arch. We will also be plastering the wall…

Wattle and Daub walls

We finished the second instalment of wattle and daub panels in Hamilton Public School recently. They were built as part of the ‘Harmony Week’ celebrations – and what better way to come together then getting your feet and hands in the mud with your friends. The kids and I had a great time making the…

Great day at Northlakes High!

We were asked to come and demonstrate the Earthbagging technique at Northlakes High School on the Central Coast to the Support Unit students. The students picked it up straight away and started on a small wall project which will become a garden seat. This is the first of many proposed small projects around the school…

First Earthbag Workshop, Sandhills Community Garden

We had an amazing weekend of earth building during one of the only sunny summer weekends for months at Sandhills Community Garden in Newcastle East. 40 people came together for the weekend of 18-19 February 2012 to learn the versatile earth building technique of ‘Earthbag’. Earthbag is a relatively new earth construction technique already having…