Summer School of Natural Design – In English

AUGUST, 2020
International, summer school of natural design.

We teach in a spirit of non-violent communication NVC. Already the fourth season we invite you to: INTENSIVE COURSE OF NATURAL DESIGN:

  • IN ENGLISH: 18‑23.08.2020
  • IN POLISH ONLY: 12‑16.08.2020 Date to be confirmed in 2020

Who is our course for? For investors, designers, students, builders.

The course will focus on practical design issues. We will discuss the stages of the design and construction process. We will show you how to choose the plot. How to carry out analyses. We will show you what to look for in home design as well as eco-villages and eco-housing estates. We will discuss the principles of permaculture, small retention and natural construction. We will discuss technologies and natural details (strawbale, hempcrete, light clay) and elements of natural interiors. We will tell you how to plan your investment, how to design with a cost estimate (how decisions affect costs), we will also discuss the most common errors in implementation and on construction sites and important details. So very concretely and comprehensively!

More info an full program: at the turn of January and February 2020

In program:
  • Principles of natural design. About holistic design.
  • Permaculture in the context of architecture design. Design perma-habitat and permaculture in the city. Zoning.
  • Stages of the design and construction process. Analysis.
  • Choosing the right plot, location. What to look for.
  • Rules for small retention. About the important role of water and soil.
  • Natural construction technologies. Design principles and details: strawbale, hempcrete, cobe. Fire and humidity issues. Details.
  • Natural interiors. About natural plasters, elevations, floors. Green Roofs.
  • Energy installations and problems. Design for circulation.
  • Off grid and solar buildings.
  • Discussion of mistakes on construction sites and how to avoid them.
  • Investment planning.
  • Climate change and architecture. Food sovereignty.

The program also includes a trip to Biodomek (natural home), several design workshops (home design, eco-housing, eco-housing, small retention, analysis), watching movies, evening jam sessions and bonfires with fun. More information and the full program – at the turn of January and February 2020. Stay with us! See you next summer in the beautiful Polish mountains. Discounts will be available for participants of any of the previous Project Courses.

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