EARTHSHIPS

SIX DESIGN PRICIPLES THAT CREATE AN 'EARTHSHIP'

  1. Thermal/Solar Heating & Cooling
  2. Solar & Wind Electricity
  3. Contained Sewage Treatment
  4. Building with Natural & Recycled Materials
  5. Water Harvesting
  6. Food Production
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Te Timatanga, new zealand.  what an epic project! 

This earthship build started with a two month immersive workshop involving over 50 incredible people, living, learning, working and eating together. The results of that much love speak for themselves. To see more check out the Grand Designs video below.

Grand Designs New Zealand, Episode 1 


NATURAL BUILDING


STRAW BALE - Oratia, New Zealand

For this build, we teamed up with our friends from Agari Farm, Sculpted Earth, and Mānawa Construction plus the home owners, Tom and Shaye, from 'DIY Home Builder' to run a wonderful two-week workshop in January 2017.

 

NATURAL BUILDING