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Clay Plaster Workshop- Free

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Join us at Sky Mountain Permaculture for this hands on, two day workshop where you will learning how apply clay plasters and make an earthen floor for our earthbag dome. In this workshop you will learn:
The basics of mixing earth plasters using locally sourced and natural materials
How to apply the base and finish plaster coats
How to make earthen floors
Please bring your own lunch and work boots, gloves, a hat and wear clothes that can get very dirty. Water and snacks will be provided.
To RVSP Pleas constant Alden at: permaculture@skymountain­.org
Instructors:
Coin Gillespie of Polecraft Solutions, Mendocino County
He has dedicated himself to the study and mindful application of Natural Building, Permaculture Design, Eco-forestry, and Sociology. Elegant round-pole timber frame with straw bale infill constructions with robust contoured plasters are his specialty and have been featured in many of the projects he has led.
Alden Hough, Sky Mountain Permaculture
He is Permaculture designer and educator and has led the construction the earthbag dome we will be working on