the basics of
sculpting a relief onto a pre-existing earth wall with cob, a traditional
building material made from a mix of clay, sand and straw (sometimes
hair and other fibres).
You will also learn
how to integrate other natural and recycled materials into a relief cob
make your own basic sculpting tools, as well as the process of
materials and mixing the cob.
All tools will be provided,
however you are welcome to bring your own.
Below, and on the right are some examples of cob relief
work made by Jue Sota.
Dates: 27th, 28th and 29th June 2019
Venue: Orchard Barn, Suffolk, IP14
Tutor: Jue Sota
One bursary place is available for
assistant. Please email Sarah
for more information
Sota is a craftsperson, artist and natural builder, she
has been building and sculpting with clay and other natural materials
2010. She recently graduated from Straw Works School of Natural
completed a masters in Fine Art at Kingston University.