Laughing House at Cob Cottage Company
Monday/Wednesday/Friday - 10am to 2pm
PO BOX 942, Coquille, OR 97423
ROCKET MASS HEATER WORKSHOP JUST ANNOUNCED ~ June 14-16!!! Join Ernie Wisner and Erica Ritter in Talent, Oregon for this special Spring event to learn how to build your very own Rocket Stove! Call Clay Bustin today at 541-301-5862 to reserve you space. www.cobcottage.com/rocket-stoves-ernie-erica
BUILD A COMPLETE COB BUILDING IN JUST 9 DAYS!!! Join a team of our veteran instructors Kirk Mobert and Bryan Burnowski in this amazing fast pace Complete Cob extravaganza! They will take you from foundation to roof in just 9 short days. Kirk and Bryan have taken our 3 week course and condensed it into just 9 days. No where else will you get the hands on experience with all the components of completing a structure in just one short workshop. Check out our workshop schedule for June 21-30th, for more details on how to join us in Point Arena California this summer. A great opportunity to "get it all" in one workshop in sunny Medicino County!
STILL SPACE IN OUR JULY COMPLETE COB AND YOGA RETREAT - You can join our veteran instructor Bernhard Masterson and alumni John Goram in Laurelwood Oregon just outside of Portland for a 9 day intensive on all the phases of how to build cob. Hosted at a beautiful yoga retreat, it doesn't get much better than this! Bernhard has taught many course and built several houses, with a teaching background he is a great one to learn with indeed. There are still a few spaces available so register today.
BUILDING A HOBBIT SAUNA! July 13-26th, one of the most enchanting and inclusive two week building course ever! Hosted in Oxford Michigan by not one but four of the most brilliant Natural Building instructors out there. You will have hands on experience with strawbale, cob, living roof, earthen plasters, timber framing, retrofitting of existing structures, design, codes and even woodland foraging!!! What more can you ask for. Visit our workshop calendar and sign up today!
New Book Now Available!Build Your Own Barrel OvenA Guide for Making a Versatile, Efficient, and Easy to Use Wood-Fired Oven
The tools for a sustainable future continue to grow! In this book, Max and Eva Edleson (Natural Builders and Cob Cottage Company alumni and instructors) offer a comprehensive guide for planning and building a practical, efficient and affordable wood-fired oven. The barrel oven offers surprising convenience because it is hot and ready to bake in within 15-20 minutes and is easy to maintain at a constant temperature. It can be the seed for a small-scale baking enterprise or the heart of a community’s wood-fired cuisine. All kinds of food can be baked in the barrel oven including bread, roasts, pizza, cookies cakes, pies, casseroles and stews. Follow this step-by-step guide to transform local, low-cost materials and the sun’s energy into good food! How fun - thanks for making it available to us all Max & Eva!!!
96 pages, color, $18.
Order the book from Hand Print Press!