Heartwood Natural Building

Lime plastering on strawbales

2nd - 9th July  2017, near Whitland, Carmarthenshire,

Rhiw Las is a 4-unit One Planet Development (OPD) in Carmarthenshire which gained planning permission for four eco smallholdings in June 2016.  Chris, Erica and daughter Tanwen are building a family home on one of the plots. 
















We are now offering 6 free places on this course! food included!


 Please email  richardsylvan@yahoo.co.uk for more information about the    

 course and Erica at courses2017@danyberllan.co.uk to book a place and            enquire about camping/ local b and b's, look at the booking form here



Further dates of courses based at Dan Y Berllan in 2017


 July 28th - 2nd Aug 2 places avaliable for susidised places to learn from

                               master crafts woman Barabara Jones (formerly Amazon

                                nails now Straw works) £175


  Aug 14th - 20th    Clay Plaster on Strawbales

                               a One Planet  Development Strawbale home near  

                               Whitland Carmarthenshire, Wales


Aug/Sep 28th - 3rd  Lime and Clay top coats and pigments    

                                a One Planet       Development Strawbale home near  

                               Whitland Carmarthenshire, Wales

timberframe frame2 strawbale