This year we’re offering two one-day workshops.
Adobe Workshop – July 19, 10 AM – 3 PM – Learn the basics of making adobe, and adobe mud. Includes hands on building experience and mud mixing. Workshop will cover building an adobe form, how to select clay and good sand, working with wet and dry mixes, and coarse laying with and without bucks for windows and doors. Come ready to get muddy. Workshop will be held rain or sun. Lunch is included. $40 for Catron County residents; $100 for all other attendees.
Earth Plaster & Alis – August 16, 10 AM – 3 PM – Learn how to mix earth plaster, includes making wheat paste, working with natural pigments for color, fine sifts of clay and sand, how to build your own tools. Come ready to get muddy. Workshop will be held rain or sun. Lunch is included. $40 for Catron County residents; $100 for all other attendees.
For visitors to the ranch, there are camping spots available on the ranch or you can stay at a local motel. Breakfast is also provided to those camping on the ranch. All visitors should first review the visitor’s guide.
Please register below. Payment can be made via PayPay with Donate button.