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.
  • 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.
  • Be sure you are ready to commit before making your reservation!  A 50% NON-REFUNDABLE deposit is required to hold your space. 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.

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


Title Start Date End Date Location Cost Instructors
COB EXPERIENCE: RELAXING RETREAT INTO THE WORLD OF EARTH, WATER AND WOOD Aug 24 2021 Aug 31 2021 Coquille, OR $950 Josephine Thomason and Shay Salomon


Title Start Date End Date Location Cost Instructors
COB, BaleCob, Light Straw Clay Extravaganza! Jul 9 2021 Jul 18 2021 Outside Junction City, OR $940* Allie Maggio and Others
ALL COB WORKSHOP Aug 22 2021 Sep 4 2021 Lompoc, CA $1,200 Betty Seaman