Course participants get to grips with strawbales

This weekend saw the first in a series of Strawbale Building courses at Rock Farm Slane.  Hosted by Chris Hawker of

Course participants
Hands-on experience working with straw

Course participants enjoyed 2 days of theory and practical hands on experience.  The live building project enabled course participants to work with straw under the expert eye of Tutor Chris on our new eco build project The Limehouse Eco Guesthouse which is on track for opening in May 2015.

Course paricipants at Rock Farm Slane
Course paricipants at Rock Farm Slane

Natural Building Courses will run through out 2015 here at Rock Farm Slane.  To be added to our mailing list please register on our website for the newsletter or email us

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