HERBIE MARSDEN RAMMED EARTH CONSTRUCTION
Friday July 20
12 pm to 3 pm
Rammed Earth Construction Workshop
Marsden Residence, Silver City, NM
10 participant maximum
Herbie will show you clay bearing earthen building techniques with clay-rich soil in two fast hours of fun. Tour the home he and his wife have been working on for over 35 years. Come prepared to get down with earth and water...you will get dirty in this workshop! All materials provided.
Dress down; bring gloves and a sun hat. Snacks and beverages provided.
Herbie Marsden has built and helped build several homes using earthen, local, unprocessed, used, and recycled materials. He has years of experience remodeling and repairing residential and commercial buildings and problem solving electricity and electronics. Herbie is presently retired: studying painting and sculpture at WNMU, reading, messing with electronics, computers and 3-D printing, and traveling.