Next Straw Bale Workshops: How you can join us

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Next straw bale building/clay and lime plaster workshops, PREVIEW 2023

11 January – 9 March 2023: STEP Training in Castro Marim, Algarve, Portugal
8 units (see schedule above), individual modules also bookable. Info on STEP Certified
Travel by air and train: Faro airport (or Lisbon), train to Castro Marim (stops directly in front of Quinta da Fornalha, where the training takes place)

24-26 March 2023: Intro Workshop Straw and Clay (theory and practice), 3720 Ravelsbach, Lower Austria
Start: Friday 12:00 , end Sun 17:00
Travel by train: train station Ziersdorf
Contribution to costs: € 350,-/250,- for students and unemployed (incl. accommodation and meals)

1-7 April 2023: Clay plaster-Praxis-Workshop at Strohballenhaus in Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria
Start: Saturday 12:00 , end Fri 17:00
Travel by train: HBF Klagenfurt, bus,
Gasthof Neuwirt / Kressnig, St. Veiter Str. 244, 9020 Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria
Contribution towards costs: € 350,-/250,- for students and unemployed (incl. accommodation and meals)
For STEP Online/Zoom trainees: € 50,-/30,-

11-16 April 2023: straw bale practice workshop wrapping at Landhotel Ysper, Lower Austria
See also our Wrapping workshop in Ysper 2022
Start: Tuesday 12:00 , end Sun 17:00
Travel by train/bus: (via Ybbs an der Donau) Ysper 1, 3683 Yspertal, Austria
Contribution to costs: € 350,-/250,- for students and unemployed (incl. accommodation and meals)
For STEP Online/Zoom trainees: € 50,-/30,-

24-28 April 2023: Lime render workshop at Landhotel Ysper, Lower Austria
See also our Wrapping Workshop in Ysper 2022
Start: Monday 12:00 , end Fri 17:00
Travel by train/bus: (via Ybbs an der Donau) Ysper 1, 3683 Yspertal, Austria
Contribution to costs: € 350,-/250,- for students and unemployed (incl. accommodation and meals)
For STEP Online/Zoom-Trainees: € 50,-/30,-

If you are interested in a workshop or course, you can book or fix your participation here.
Or send an email to asbn@baubiologie.at

Review: Photos from Modular Straw Bale House in Föllim, July 2022

See more at Galerie Strohballenhaus in Föllim

Review: Photos from Load bearing Roundhouse Workshop in Gerersdorf, May 2022

See more at Gallery Strohballen-Rundhaus-Workshop

Review: Photos from Wrapping-Workshop in Yspertal, April 2022

See more at Galerie Wrapping im Landhotel Yspertal


Straw bale projects for 2023 on our preview-site: www.strohnatur.at/strohnatur-preview-2023/


Please register at asbn@baubiologie.at (Herbert Gruber, asbn): You will receive an email with details and the ASBN account number, with the payment of the amount. As soon as you pay, your workshop participation is fixed.


All Straw Bale House Projects sorted by Year

Galleries of past Workshops

Photos from Virtual Building Site in Ravelsbach

The Virtual Building Site in Ravelsbach is Winner at the Energy Globe Award NÖ 2015 (Category EARTH)