Hotchkiss 2016 SCHEDULE
Want to know if earth building and natural building is right for you? Need to learn about design differences, code issues and clay content? Want to see how electrical and plumbing tie in? Come get dirty and learn the extreme basics of building your own little earthen home.
For the person serious really dreaming of building their own natural home or starting a professional Natural building career. In addition to learning about design differences, code issues, clay content and techniques, we'll go even deeper into designing and building an appropriate Natural home. You will learn about maximizing materials, time and budgeting to avoid costly mistakes with inefficient designs and techniques. As an apprentice you will be positioned to work on an array of Natural building projects and have connections for projects all over the country. As a homeowner you will leave with a broad base of connections and resources, knowing where to get advice in the future on your own project.
EARLY BIRD TUITIONS before May 15th - Additional $100 after May 15th
DATE TUITION ADDITIONAL PERSON
Pay on arrival. Please preregister with a participating adult.
0- 4 years old free. Please supplement special food needs.
5 – 12 years old are $25 per day
13 – 17 years old are half adult tuition
REMAINING DUE MAY 15TH
Location: Hotchkiss, Colorado
Lodging: Tent Camping provided
Meals: Thoughtfully prepared Vegetarian and Non Vegetarian included
Cancellation and Refunds:
Extensive preparations go into workshop preparation. We aim to give our students an amazing experience by organizing workshops that build real buildings that will ultimately benefit someone, not just demos. For this reason please refer to our cancellation and refund policy.
In the event that you can not make it ( and you'll be sorely missed) please relay that message to us as soon as possible so that we can open your spot to another person on the waitlist. In the event that you are unable to attend your scheduled workshop you may apply your deposit to another workshop the same year by notifying Earthbag House or Natural Neighborhoods at least 2 weeks before course start date.
If you are unable to reschedule we can issue a full refund for the amount paid, minus a $50 non-refundable deposit, upon receipt of a written cancellation request received at least 2 weeks before the course start date. Refunds are issued after the completion of the workshop.
You may email your cancellation request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We can not issue refunds for registrations that are cancelled without 14 days advance notice in writing to email@example.com.
PLEASE NOTE: Workshops require a minimum of 3 registered participants. In the case that the minimum isn't met, paid participants will receive a full refund. Notification will be sent one month in advance or earlier when the minimum is confirmed.