Mooste Manor IV Winter School (2014)

Earth building
08. – 09.03.2014

Saviehitus
Earth building – rammed earth, light clay, cob.
Where?: Estonia, Põlvamaa, Mooste Manor Restorers house, Clay chamber
Who?: Marko Kikas (Saviukumaja OÜ), Knut Klais (Loodusehitus OÜ)
What´s up?:
08.03. Saturday – Theory and discovery of the material
09.30 – Gathering, registration, morning coffee and tee
10.00 – Schedule and general introduction
10.15 – Theory and pictures
12.00 – Lunch
13.00 – Earth as a building material, discovery and test
16.30 – Analyses and discussion
17.00 – End of the first day
09.03. Sunday – Different earth building styles, practice
09.30 – Gathering, registration, morning coffee and tee
10.00 –Schedule and general introduction
10.15 – Different earth building styles, practice:
◦ rammed earth;
◦ light clay;
◦ cob;
12.00 – Lunch
13.00 – Different earth building styles, practice:
◦ rammed earth;
◦ light clay;
◦ cob;
16.30 – Analyses, discussion and summary
17.00 – The end of the workshop
Workshop includes: theory, presentation, introduction of the material, practices, necessary tools for practice, coffe, tee and light meal.
Course fee:
1 Day 50€
2 Days 80€
Registration & info: e-mail: mikk@saviukumaja.ee , tel: +37256226066