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Denver Earthship Workshop with Michael Reynolds
"Sustainable Autonomy for Everyone - S.A.F.E."
March 22, 23, 24, 2013 at Green Spaces in Denver, Colorado
Michael Reynolds, Internationally Acclaimed Earthship Creator Leads Workshop.
Michael Reynolds: 40 years of research and development of self-sufficient housing made from recycled materials. Creator of the Earthship concept.
Sustainable, Innovative Architectural Design.
Two-day multimedia hands-on Earthship Biotecture Workshop in Denver, Colorado led by internationally renown Earthship creator, Michael Reynolds. Covering a wide-range of topics, both pragmatic and philosophical, the popular sessions have been presented throughout the world, most recently in Australia, Toronto and Philadelphia.
Saturday and Sunday will be lectures by Michael Reynolds covering all Earthship principles:
• Building with Natural and Recycled Materials
• Solar/Thermal Heating and Cooling
• Solar and Wind Electricity
• Water Harvesting
• Contained Sewage Treatment
• Interior Food Production
An Earthship is the epitome of sustainable design and construction. For the past 40 years, Earthships have been, and continue to be built throughout the world, constantly being improved upon, incorporating every aspect of sustainability. They have proven comfortable in any climate, any landscape, any size and still provide electricity, potable water, contained sewage treatment and sustainable food production.
Friday, March 22, 2013, evening movie screening, Saturday, March 23,[masked]:00am-5:00pm (with scheduled lunch break) Sunday, March 24, 2013, 10:00am-5:00pm (with scheduled lunch break)
Green Spaces,[masked]th Street, Denver, Colorado, 80205
RESERVATIONS: $200 per person fee includes the two-day workshop, movie screening and hands on tire pounding. Seating is limited; advance reservations are recommended.
Tickets are available at: http://earthship.com/colorado.
Earthship HQ: Jonah Reynolds [masked] |[masked]
previous event feedback: Toronto Earthship Event (September, 2012)
History of Earthships: discussion/presentation of how and why they evolved.
Solar/Thermal dynamics: discussion/presentation of how the Earthships heat and cool themselves and how this is integrated with the structure and climate
Custom Earthships: discussion/presentation on custom Earthships and how to design them
Earthship Systems: discussion/presentation of specific details of the Earthship Systems. Independent power, water, sewage and food production
Earthship Disaster Relief: projects around the world discussion/presentation of how Earthships are evolved by these projects
Types of Earthships: discussion/presentation of the various types of Earthships and how to get started on your own.
Tire pounding hands-on session.
Friday, March 22,[masked]pm - 8pm
Saturday, March 23,[masked]am - 5pm
Sunday, March 24,[masked]am - 5pm
Graduated Earthship Academy Students Mike Wird (event coordinator) and James Fry.
- Earthship Academy Grad Profile: Mike Wird "My personal goal is for the public to have this information and to get the Visitor Center established in Denver and I cannot rest until it is built and the city is being educated about Earthships. After that point I will be living that goal and building for myself and for my family." [click to read more]
Colorado Earthship Owner/Builders presentation.