below: Main room is painted with an "alis" made from imported white clay, local mica, whole milk powder, wheat paste and water. you can see the stairs leading up to the sleeping loft. the stairs are walnut, a neighbor cut her tree down and was using it for firewood, so i bought a few pieces from here.
below: view into bathroom, door to come
below: Bathroom. paint is called an "alis". made from locally harvested pink clay, ground mica that is from our valley, wheat paste and water
below is a window from a vw beetle. looking into the cob home
below: rare back side photo
below: front entrance. green edge on roof is the rainwater collection gutter, just put it in yesterday. we cut a piece of 3" tubing lengthwise and slipped it around the roofing, fast and easy and quite practical!