29 Nov '14, 8pm
This is Heidi's journey in her own words... Its been a wonderful journey, building this cottage of mine. I have had my hands in mud over three Summers for shorter or longer periods of time, and I still love working with cob and natural materials as much as when I started. When about four years ago I first saw some photos of self-built natural homes , I fell completely in love with the idea of sculpting my house. I am still in love with the idea, and now also with my own hand-sculpted cottage. My cottage is full of my heart and soul, my principles, creativity and personality. I built the cottage on the land where I spent my childhood, watching the flora and fauna of the forest next to it. To dig up the ground and then mould it back into the cottage walls; just to be able to sit inside that and smell the earth, which felt my footsteps as a child, is simply magical. Mother Na...