Next Straw Bale Workshops: How you can join us

Practical Building Site Workshops 2018


2018, August 03 –17 (STEP U2+U5 Practice): Straw Bale House in Ernstbrunn/NÖ; we insulate a straw bale house and plaster it with clay.
skills to learn:
straw bale-Infill CUT- and Infill-construction, natural window insulation & plasters (clay/earth)

Languages: deutsch/english

Participation on the Workshop (Basic knowledge in straw bale infill is fine): € 80,-/Person; € 50,- for Students, food and accomodation included. The (one time) registration fee is for the whole Building-Site-Workshop as well as for part 1 (Infill) or 2 (clay plaster) alone. Free for STEP-participants (U2).

Begin Infill (U2): Friday, 3rd of August, 12:00, End 10. August, 17:00
Begin Clay Plaster (U5): Monday 13th of August, 10:00, End 17. August 17:00

REGISTRATION per EMAIL to: (Ernstbrunn)

Link to project description and Gallery: Straw Bale House in Ernstbrunn/NÖ

More practical Building site Workshops in Autumn 2018:
10.-14. September: Wrapping-Workshop in Vienna (5 techniques to insulate an existing house with straw)
24. September – 5. Oktober: Straw Bale Infill and Clay Plaster in Fertőújlak, HU (Neusiedlersee)

At the practical Workshops food and basic accomodation is included.