28 Jan '13, 4pm

Philadelphia! Tire Pounding Workshop. Its just the beginning....

Philadelphia! Tire Pounding Workshop. Its just the beginning....

How would you like to live in a house with no electric bills, no air conditioning, no heating units and still be perfectly comfortable in the coldest winter or the hottest summer? If you answered yes then the house you want to live in is an Earthship (http://www.earthship.com/ ). Earthships are radically sustainable buildings made with recycled materials. All details and sign up info at the Facebook event: facebook.com/event/130013250498672 On February 9, 2013, Bonzai Homesteads in collaboration with Village of Arts & Humanities (http:// www.villagearts.org/ ) will be presenting a workshop to teach you the very basics of building your own. What we're going to show you is innovative, and certainly is different… It takes a problem and makes it an asset. This workshop will focus on creating a 300 lb. Rammed Earth Tire Brick and building a structural wall from these bricks.

Full article: http://earthship.com/prelude-to-an-earthship-philadelphia...

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How are Earthship Relevant to Philadelphia?

How are Earthship Relevant to Philadelphia?

earthship.com 31 Jan '13, 7pm

Earthships can be new builds or retrofit existing buildings , therefore transforming existing conventional buildings to be...

Update: Earthship Guatemala Day 5

Update: Earthship Guatemala Day 5

earthship.com 28 Jan '13, 4pm

Continue with cementing the vault and creating the parapet behind the house. Can walls are going up and trash and glass bo...