Hands on organic YURT-Building Workshop
For courses see the
dates at button "Kurse" (german version)
Learn in six days to build a modern
for comfortably all-seasonal living in;
low cost and easy to constuct;
designet especially to suit wet and warm or
lightweight/movable construction eg using
bamboo, sticks or (normally) timber, affordable bio-insulation and
for permanent dwellings, organic materials
such as polls, straw or preferably reed plates
and clay may be used. Cost of this form of
be as low as Euro 30,-- per m2, but normaly
the cost of the materials is
approximatly 130 Euro per m2).
In nine days we will go through the construction
including all needed elements: the different kinds of floor, wall and
door, windows and skylight, yurt extensions like a vestibule, kitchen
bathroom. It is our intention to create dwellings using as many natural
materials as possible and promoting a lifestyle independent from the
Particularly we work on the reed-yurt, which is the easiest way to
a) further very interesting natural and round building forms
(with numerous pictures)
b) - the "Millenium-Spate-Toilet", a bright idea of simplicity,
hygienics and efficience!
c) organic water-rehashing and -recycling - in combination with the
spate-toilet the perfect solution, which means evitation of waste-water
d) tips and tricks concerning the building-laws;
e) ideas and facts about yurt-communities and the
social aspect of "one yurt - one person";
f) in question of heating we present - beside the fire-heating - a
bio-reactor running without fire and chimeny but by
microbes and we open the horizoon to Free Energy!
g) the crown of all that we work on the subject how to
transforme the yurt into a a magnet of felicity, radiating HEALTH,
BLISS and LOVE!
* Yurts are genious round Mongolian tents,
with felt and canvas, surviving even storms
of up to 300km/h as well as extremely cold as hot climatic conditions.
Claudius Kern is known for his successful low-tech and low-cost ways to
them with organic materials and vermin resistant. He gives workshops in
yurt-building all around the world.
Price for the main and completing workshop:
Euro 495.00 including the main building course, the
"completing workshop", a 50-page script, plans, a complex converter for
all desired dimensions and many more (electronic) documents (hotel
organised at extra fee or you bring your own tent and sleeping bag and
free or in rooms at a very small fee);
Food: It will be cooked for
all and we share our
for cooking and organic (as much as possible), vegetarian meals.
For further information and to enrol, contact:
Dr. Claudius Kern, mobile phone: +49-157 377 59 638;