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Beneath it all

We’re rather excited (and more than a bit relieved) that THIS has happened: The creation of a cement icosikaitetragon, this 46.5′ diameter 24-sided landing pad for a wooden yurt. Soon it will barely be visible, disappearing bit by bit as the wooden yurt sprouts out of it over the course of our building workshops that […]

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The excavator artist

For two years our clearing was this… Now it is THIS… Pictures can’t convey it really, how these rocks that were once jumbled heaps on our “rock farm” have been transformed like a 3,000 piece puzzle coming together.  To see the flow of the lines of these rock walls.  To hear the water trickle out of […]

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Handmade gone awry

I want to live in a world where people are intoxicated with the joy of making things. – Wm. S. Coperthwaite I want to live in that world too.  But sometimes, well, sometimes it seems like we must have actually BEEN intoxicated when crafting. A certain little yurt-dweller recently turned four years old. Her parents […]