This is a very practical, hands on course and is perfect for people who want to learn basic construction skills. The course will be based on building a dual-chamber compost toilet - which will be used as a model through which natural building principles can be explored.
Under the calm, steady tutelage of Dan River and Tao Wimbush.
You will learn :-
* Safe and skillful tool use.
* Simple timber-framing.
* How to make an accurate lap joint and when to use one.
* How to make a mortice and tenon joint and when to use.
* Plus a whole range of carpentry and construction skills.
This 5 day course is limited to 8 people and places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Arrival Day ~ Tuesday 22nd MAY (after 4pm)
Building Days ~ Wed 23rd - Sunday 27th MAY
Evening Celebration ~ Sunday 27th MAY
Depart Day ~ Monday 28th MAY
£275 EARLYBIRD (book before March 31st)
£295 per person
Includes Hearty Vegetarian Lunch
10am start - 5pm finish
Local recommended B&Bs supplied