For more information or to learn about any new workshops not yet listed on this site, please contact the Cob Cottage Company:
Cob Cottage Company PO Box 942 Coquille, OR 97423 Phone (541) 396-1825 Office hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am-2pm.
Discounts, Trades, and Scholarships: For on-site Cob Cottage Company workshops in Coquille we offer discounts as follows:
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!).
The basic fee for all Cob Cottage workshops includes tuition, materials, three vegetarian meals daily
(unless otherwise noted), and camping (see "notes" in your workshop's specifics). Space is limited, so register early.
A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the tuition is required to reserve your space and balance is due 30 days prior
to the workshop start date. Withdrawals within 30 days or less of the workshop will forfeit deposit except in the
case of personal catastrophe.
All payments are cash or POSTAL MONEY ORDERS (from a Post Office) payable to Cob Cottage Company for Coquille workshops,
otherwise it is payable to the host of the workshop. Please phone the host before sending your payment.
We suggest you contact us before making travel plans to set up carpools, etc. We can nearly always find others to carpool with and save
money as well as gas consumption.
Registration form for on-site Coquille workshops only, please print and mail to
(all other workshops held off site contact your host provider for mailing and pay to):
Cob Cottage Company PO Box 942 Coquille, OR 97423 __ Enroll me in a cob building workshop (See current workshop schedule for information, deposits, and prices): Workshop Title: _____________________________________________________ Dates:_______________ Location:___________________________ I have enclosed: $____________ NON-REFUNDABLE deposit $____________Full payment (includes NON-REFUNDABLE deposit) PAYMENT: Note the prices shown are U.S. dollars and must be paid with a Postal money order(s) (That is a money order
only obtained through a US Post or Canadian Post Office NO WHERE ELSE) or cash. CCC can not process credit cards.
Off site hosts may accept checks or credit cards, please contact them directly for payment options. When sending cash through the mail, please make sure that it is not visible through the envelope. Total Enclosed: $ ________________
In addition to the above information and payment via US POSTAL MONEY ORDER, please include the following with your registration:"
COB COTTAGE COMPANY ~ APPLICATION FOR WORKSHOP ENROLLMENT
"We are excited that you are wanting to take a course with us. The better we know you before you arrive, the more you'll enjoy your time here.
Please also include a picture of yourself. Can't wait to meet you in Person!" ~ Ianto, Linda and the Cob Cottage Company Team
Name(s) first and last. ____________________________________________________________________________________
Phone number _____________________________________ (Cell [ ] Home [ ] )
Mailing address __________________________________________________________________________________________
Which course would you like to take? What's your second choice?___________________________________________________
Are you enrolling with anyone else? _______ Who? ______________________________________________________________
Are you paying in full [ ] or a deposit of $ ______________ Are you enclosing cash [ ] or a POSTAL money order [ ] ?
What is your age? ____________ Will you have a birthday during your course? ______________
Emergency contacts: ______________________________________________________________________________________
Any health concerns we should know about? ___________________________________________________________________
Any food allergies or limitations?_____________________________________________________________________________
Do we know you? Have you visisted or taken a course?___________________________________________________________
How did you hear about us? Do we have mutual friends?__________________________________________________________
What's your experience in Natural Building? Do you have any construction experience?__________________________________
What are your building plans? Do you have a place where you'll build? Where? When?___________________________________
Have you read The Hand Sculpted House? How much of it? ________________________________________________________
Have you read Build your Own Rocket Mass Heater? ______________________________________________________________
How do you spend your time? E.g. profession, main enthusiasm.____________________________________________________
What are your skills, especially manual, practical?________________________________________________________________
Do you get satisfaction from being an ex-consumer, not needing so much money now?___________________________________
Overseas experience? __________________ Where? _____________________________________________________________
Do you speak any other languages? ___________________________________________________________________________
How will you get here?______________________________________________________________________________________
Will you camp? _____________________Do you have access to a tent, sleeping gear, etc? _______________________________
Do you understand to pay ONLY with cash or a Postal money order, bought from the US post office? ________________________
We have a policy of no drugs, marijuana, pets or meat on site. There's no internet. We have limited electricity and phone service.
This is a rustic site with outdoor showers and composting toilets. We are a rare refuge from Babylon!
Is there anything else you'd like to share with us?__________________________________________________________________
Blessings from the Cob Cottage Team
541 396 1825