Help us to build our straw bale house in Lago Puelo village, Patagonia, Argentina

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Argentina

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    15/04/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    i'm a musician and music teacher at the local art school, and my wife is theater designer. we have two kids, Arann and Ananda.
    We are building our family house. It's a straw bale house with round wood logs structure and clay/sand plaster.
    It's located in Lago Puelo village, Patagonia Argentina. A very touristic place (in summer) with rivers, lakes, mountains, etc...
    A lot people have come to live here seeking an alternative way of living, closer to nature and oneself.

    Soy músico y profesor de música, y junto a mi familia (Camila y mis dos hijos Arann y Ananda) estamos construyendo nuestra casa con técnicas naturales, fardos de paja y barro.
    Vivimos en Lago Puelo, Patagonia Argentina, en un valle rodeado por montañas nevadas,cerca de ríos y lagos. Muchos de quienes viven acá se han mudado buscando una manera alternativa de vivir.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can learn the basic skills of building with straw bale and plastering with mud.
    We can learn from each other's ways of living and how the cultural enviroment condition us, so we can try to know ourselves beyond those limitations

  • Help

    Help

    We are working with natural materials, clay plaster, adobe walls, green roof, etc.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    a futon in the livingroom of our house, or a tent in the garden

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    A lot to see in lago puelo, el bolsón, epuyén, etc... mountains, rivers, lakes, woods, waterfalls... music and theater, permaculture centre, biodiamic farm, etc...

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week











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