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 when a volunteer is here to answer phones, 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:  Prepayment 10% discount if paid 90 days in advance; receive another 10% discount if you register with two or more persons (pay that in advance for a total of 20% off for each person!). 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.
  • Be sure you are ready to commit before making your reservation!  A $400 NON-REFUNDABLE deposit is required to hold your space in a 9-day workshop. all other workshops require a 50% non-refundable deposit.  Full Balance is due 30 days prior to the workshop start date. Once your reservation is made, cancellation prior to a workshop will forfeit your deposit (except in the case of personal catastrophe). So PLEASE make sure you will be attending the workshop if you reserve a space.
  • Most workshop fees include all meals and tent 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
Intro to Cob and Cob Cottage Company Jun 15 2018 Jun 17 2018 Coquille $360 Ianto Evans and Linda Smiley
WorkPARTY!!! Jun 19 2018 Jun 25 2018 Coquille, OR 100/0 Linda and Ianto
WorkPARTY!!! Jul 13 2018 Jul 19 2018 Coquille, OR $100/0 Linda and Ianto
The Hand Sculpted House Jul 27 2018 Aug 5 2018 Coquille, OR $1,140 Allie Maggio
Intro to Cob and Cob Cottage Company Sep 14 2018 Sep 16 2018 Coquille, OR $360 Ianto Evans and Linda Smiley
Pyromania! Rocket Mass Heaters Oct 12 2018 Oct 14 2018 Coquille $360 Ianto Evans and TBA
WorkPARTY!!! Oct 16 2018 Oct 22 2018 Coquille, OR $100/0 Linda and Ianto

OFFSITE COB COTTAGE COMPANY WORSKHOPS

Title Start Date End Date Location Cost Instructors
Spoon Carving with Kiko Denzer! Jun 2 2018 Jun 3 2018 Wild View Garden, Portland OR $75 Kiko Denzer
Spoon Carving with Kiko Denzer Jun 9 2018 Jun 9 2018 Corvallis, OR $75 Kiko Denzer
Spoon Carving with Kiko Denzer Jun 16 2018 Jun 16 2018 Corvallis, OR $75 Kiko Denzer
Complete Cob at Good Earth Organic Farm and Stables Jun 29 2018 Jul 8 2018 Eugene, OR $880 Allie Maggio
COB, BaleCob, Light Straw Clay Extravaganza! Jul 6 2018 Jul 15 2018 Bandon, OR $790 - $880* Bernhard Masterson, Megan Long and Tammy Van
Spoon Carving with Kiko Denzer Jul 22 2018 Jul 28 2018 Monmouth, OR See website. Kiko Denzer