Straw Bale – Earth – Lime – Tadelakt – Workshop in Paleokastro, Crete (Greece)


Start: Friday, 27th of March 2015, 12:00,
End: Tuesday, 31st of March 2015, 17:00
Trainers: Herbert Gruber (asbn – austrian strawbale network), Marta Rakowska & Manolis Ximeris (Minoeco)
Language: english (additional translations in Greek and/or German and/or Polish)
Program: Straw Bale Techniques (Infill), Wrapping (thermal insulation with straw), building physics, lime- and clayplaster, Cob, Tadelakt (Maroccan technique), refurbishing concrete and stone-walls, bottle-walls, wooden construction (hybrid and loadbearing).
Place: Gabriellas Garden in Paleokastro (near Gazi, Iraklio – Heraklion), Crete (Greece)

Link to Detail-Program (PDF)


Herbert Gruber

Written by Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh" (New Building with Straw), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "Strawbale Training for European Professionals (STEP). As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.