Workshops

We share knowledge to teach practical skills to people who want to apply Natural Building to their lives. We are the senior resource on Natural Building in North America. Each day includes demonstrations and hands-on learning on real buildings with discussions, slides and lectures. Expect long days of hard work, wholesome food, peaceful scenery, and high satisfaction. We offer a wide variety of trainings in Natural Building. Phone us for help choosing the workshop that suits you best.         Details:

  • Phone to pre-enroll before sending money. Best time to call is between 10 am and 2 pm PST Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Enroll early discounts and before the courses fill up!
  • Call (541)396-1825 for onsite workshops in Coquille.  For all other off-site workshops please call the host directly to register or ask any questions about those workshops. Contact information for off-site workshops is included in the description text of each workshop.
  • Discounts for ON-SITE WORKSHOP ONLY:  5 day workshop $120 discount if paid 60 days in advance and 9 day workshop $200 discount if paid 90 days in advance. DISCOUNTS ONLY APPLY TO WORKSHOPS AT COB COTTAGE COQUILLE SITE - Contact the host for off-site workshop to see if any additional discounts may apply or carefully read the workshop descriptions for more information.
  • Receive a 10% finders fee for each person you sign up for an on-site workshop (ie. sign up 2 people and receive 20% off; 5 people 50% off your tuition!)
  • A deposit of 50% of the tuition fee is required to hold your space in a workshop.  Full Balance is due 30 days prior to the workshop start date. Cancellations made 30 days or less prior to a workshop forfeit deposits except in the case of personal catastrophe.
  • Most workshop fees include all meals and camping onsite, unless otherwise noted.

You may also wish to visit our Affiliate Workshops page. Which lists other workshops taught by people associated with Cob Cottage Company.

ON SITE WORKSHOPS AT COB COTTAGE COMPANY, COQUILLE, OREGON

Title Start Date End Date Location Cost Instructors
WorkPARTY!!! Sep 17 2015 Sep 22 2015 Coquille $100 / $0 CCC Residents
Completing your Cob Cottage Sep 25 2015 Sep 29 2015 Coquille, OR $500 Linda Smiley
Pyromania! Rocket Mass Heaters Oct 2 2015 Oct 4 2015 Coquille, OR $320 TBA

OFFSITE COB COTTAGE COMPANY WORSKHOPS

Title Start Date End Date Location Cost Instructors
Natural Plasters and Finishes Aug 28 2015 Aug 30 2015 Point Arena, CA $260 Kirk Mobert & Bryan Burnowski
A Complete Cob Cottage! Oct 16 2015 Oct 25 2015 Ukiah, CA $880 Kirk Mobert & Bryan Burnowski