Cob Workshops is a listing for cob building workshops and events.

Upcoming Events

Natural Building Apprenticeship Work Trade

January 1 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 5:00 pm

Stone ~ Cob ~ Wood ~ Metal ~ 30 Day Apprenticeships with Custom Instruction for: ~ Natural Rock Foundation  ~ Building with Cob ~ Timber Framing  ~ Blacksmithing ~ Work Trade […]

Cob Collective Apprentice Workshop

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - March 21 @ 12:00 pm

Learn How to build your own cob home.  WE will cover the basics of natural building and homesteading.  Space is limited to 14 apprentice students.  We will provide 3 vegetarian […]

Tiny Cob House Workshop

April 10 @ 12:00 pm - April 18 @ 4:30 pm

Learn and Experience Cob Mixing Techniques, Rain Water Harvesting, Layout Design, Passive Solar Design, Cob Wall Systems and more. This course is taught by members of cob collective community. We […]

Earthbag Ecovillage, Jamaica

April 20 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 6:00 pm

Our budding ecovillage is the location for this course, where there are already several mostly completed Earthbag buildings. You will learn the skills needed to plan and finish your own […]

Living Water Systems (& Natural Building) Apprenticeship

April 20 @ 10:00 am - July 10 @ 5:00 pm

We invite you to work with Ashevillage, a one-acre, eco-urban homestead and permaculture demonstration site that offers educational workshops. 2015’s Apprenticeships include two [new] options: 1) Natural Building & Carpentry, and 2) Living […]

Arizona Cob Apprenticeship

April 24 @ 10:00 am - May 21 @ 3:00 pm

Learn Natural Building Technique Cob Building and Solar Energy This Month Long course will teach you from the foundation to the roof.  Or you can choose to learn weekly Choose […]

From the Ground Up with COB

April 27 @ 8:00 am - May 1 @ 5:00 pm

Natural Stone Foundation, Building Cob Walls Sculptural ~ Artistic Cob Natural Plaster  /  Lime Plaster Earthen (Adobe) Floor Early Bird, 60 day advance ~ $379 Early Bird, couples 60 day […]

Natural Building Immersion, STRAWBALE focus

May 4 - May 11

  $620 if fully paid by February 1st $695 if fully paid by April 1st $770 (payment by start of workshop) * additional 10% discount for friends or family registering […]

The Regenerative Home

May 16 @ 9:00 am - October 23 @ 6:00 pm

This is a special workshop that will give you an inside view into the making of this futuristic home from it’s inception. We will focus on systems primarily, such as […]

Natural Building Immersion, COB focus

May 17 - May 24

$620 if fully paid by February 1st $695 if fully paid by April 1st $770 (payment by start of workshop) * additional 10% discount for friends or family registering together! […]

Natural Building & Carpentry Apprenticeship

July 5 @ 9:00 am - September 25 @ 4:00 pm

We invite you to work with Ashevillage, a one-acre, eco-urban homestead and permaculture demonstration site that offers educational workshops. 2015’s Apprenticeships include two [new] options: 1) Natural Building & Carpentry, and 2) Living […]

Straw Bale Workshop 2015

July 12 @ 3:00 pm - July 18 @ 3:00 pm

Come join us in July 2015 for a comprehensive 7 day Straw Bale Workshop outside Berea, Kentucky, where you’ll learn valuable skills you need to build your own straw bale […]