Earth & Cob Oven Building

Earth & Cob Oven Building

Duration: One day

Price: £95

Run by: Suzy
at Dorset Centre for Rural Skills

01747 811099

Willow Barn
Farrington
BLANDFORD
Dorset
DT11 8RA

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About the Course

Cob oven workshop in Dorset.

A one-day course with Rob Buckley, building a working earth oven in the beautiful Blackmore Vale.

With a maximum of just eight people on the course, you will work together to build an earth cob oven on a plinth. During the day Rob will discuss different techniques for different earth mixes, so that you will have the skills to build one at home for yourself.

This day is also a good introductory day to working with earth as a building material.

Dorset Centre for Rural Skills (DCRS) was established in 2003 as a not-for-profit, training enterprise with the aim of 'keeping rural skills alive'. It achieved the Social Enterprise Mark in 2009 and was one of the first organisations in Dorset to do so.

DCRS has a strong environmental ethos and runs a range of practical craft, building and rural skills courses. To learn new and useful practical skills for life, have a go, or experience a fun day out exploring the real working world of rural craftsmen - book a course with us. All our tutors are professionals working within their fields winning top commissions and accolades and exhibiting at the highest level.

We limit the number of places on all our courses to ensure the best quality learning experience.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Full day workshop for £95, including a delicious vegetarian lunch. All necessary tools and materials are provided.



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