Saturday, May 23, 2009

cob house updates

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


Oliver Swann said...

Looks wonderful. Obviously made with love and care. Regards, Oliver

Calypso said...

Looking good hombre - keep those photos and stories coming.