Laughing House at Cob Cottage Company
Monday/Wednesday/Friday - 10am to 2pm
PO BOX 942, Coquille, OR 97423
NEXT TOUR DATE: Join us on December 15th at 3pm for a free tour and potluck to follow at 5pm. Meet the staff, see what we have been up to this year. See over a dozen cob buildings and garden walls, huge sustainable garden and Boots the cat! Call 541-396-1825 to RSVP.
INTERNS WANTED NOW AND THROUGHOUT 2014:
We are seeking a few special people that are committed to Natural Building and Earthen Finishes! We have an opening for one or more interns that will work directly with Linda Smiley on finishing buildings at the Cob Cottage Complex. This will be a range of "tasks" from plasters to woodwork, roofing and more! The right person will also become Linda's personal assistant and help with the hospitality aspect at CCC. Some experience in Natural Building preferred, but not absolutly necessary for the right person(s). Also seeking intern to work with Ianto in the garden - now that's a once in a lifetime opportunity!!! Check out the listing on our Workshop page for a brief detail of the positions available. Then, Email first to introduce yourself and for more information on either position, email@example.com
or you can call the office M/W/F 10am-2pm.
NEW FOR 2014!!!!
We have just posted our 2014 workshop schedule, just click on the menu to the left for WORKSHOPS to see what's new for 2014. We have added some shorter courses as introductions to Cob and Cob Cottage Company; a fantastic opportunity to work and learn with Linda Smiley in our Finishing Touches series; and a shorter 5 day workshop in July for those of you who desire an abbreviated version of our 9 day Complete Cob courses. And back by popular demand we are hosting four of our intensive 9 day courses right here at the Source in Coquille, and our special Cob and Remodeling in beautiful Bandon by the Sea! We will not be offering an apprenticeship program in 2015 but have many options for those who are seeking one, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
to discuss all the options we know of (they don't call us the "cob connection" for nothing!) And....Don't forget to register early to take advantage of our prepayment discounts and to reserve your space as the workshops always fill up fast! So call today and make your reservations.
COBBING WITH FRIEND AND ASSOCIATE INSTRUCTOR PATRICK HENNEBERY: IN MEXICO! Yes it seems everyone is moving "south" for the winter....building wise that is anyway. Patrick is hosting another amazing workshop in sunny Mexico starting February 10th. Just in time to warm your bones this winter - join Patrick on this amazing building adventure - check out the details on our affiliates workshop page.
How about Cobbing DOWN UNDER????
Join Dave Gonzales for a Complete Cob course in beautiful sunny warm Victoria Australia February 2-10th 2014. We will be building a cute little Cob cottage at the foot of the Otways. Check out the complete description under our workshop page. Please contact Michelle at email@example.com
to book your space now and take advantage of the early registration discount!