Update July 22:
We are now OPEN!
AND We are building a bamboo gym! Serious, and focused help can apply to help us build the gym, and learn bamboo. This will be a large part of the work of July and early August.
We also need a lot of help cleaning, maintaining the grounds, help to manage the schedule, making and filming videos, etc.
* website, graphics, seo, etc.
* building experience (steel, wood, natural, etc.)
* professional marketing experience
* arduino/raspberry pi programming
A developing Retreat and Education Center for Mindfulness, Movement, Fitness.
We have been in development since mid 2018, and scheduled to open perhaps around May 1 (pandemic clearance pending).
To create something truly unique, we had to master a very particular set of skills. Having started from a vision of sustainability, we learned all the skills of the conventional and traditional building trade, and outfitted with tools and a workshop. On-site we are equipped for, and capable of diy cobb, bamboo, steel work, wood work, plumbing, electrical, etc.
We have built nature huts, earth ovens, and gorgeous, unique geodesic domes with our own hands.
We will be installing a kind of "playground for adults" on the property in the upcoming few months.
We have been on workaway since about August 2018 and have already done some really nice foundation building, experimented a lot, invented a lot, and developed or skills. In addition to the more traditional building, we first started with practicing and learning a lot of “primitive technology” from our ancestors to build our own equipment and shelter, and a million other very cool things like:
Smart Home Technologies
Geodesic Dome building
Natural Hut Building
Palm-leaf work for roofs, paneling, etc.
100% Natural Dream-catchers, Natural Cordage & Rope-making
Bamboo Building - Houses, Huts, Furniture, and More
Sweat-lodge and natural sauna process
Cobb Oven building
Adobe Earth Brick and Cobb work
Fire-making, starting a fire without a lighter, material use, etc.
Using recycled tires for building & instrument-making
Log benches and Furnitures
Fire-Show and “nunchuck” blacklight show
Lashing Natural Portable Bamboo Tripod and Making Exercise Equipment
Bamboo art-making (wood bending, shaping, etc.)
Sewing and Tipi-making
Harvesting opening, processing, cooking, and preparing COCONUTS
Charcoal Making with Clay Charcoal Machine
Primitive Pottery Making
Weaving (Baskets, Mats, Filers, Etc)
Big Basket-making with Rattan
Making of Kombucha, Home-made coconut yogurt, fermented foods, pizza from scratch
Natural, cruelty-free “leather” from growable SCOBY mushrooms
Natural Hot-Stone massage & treatment process
NOTE! We reserve the right to cancel any workaway agreement immediately, at our discretion. Each of our time is limited and valuable, and if we think someone is not contributing or respecting the project or its hosts or guests, you may be asked to leave.
Bricolage et projets de construction
Préparer les repas / cuisiner pour la famille
Aider avec des éco-projets
Aider à la maison
S’occuper des animaux
Aide informatique / Internet
Come innovate with us!
You will learn EVERY day. We problem solve and build almost daily to push our innovations. You are contributing to a very meaningful retreat center that's bringing people into their bodies, and teaching them how to hold their own practice of movement, fitness, yoga and meditation. We are also giving people and experience of what its like to live in simplistic, healthy spaces, aligned to nature and green-building.
Happy people happy project. The energy of each individual should be aligned to carry the mission forward, in a focused, happy, and motivated way.
If you are INSPIRED by this project, and want to be a part of making it grow and blossom, we encourage you to apply, and grow with us! You'll learn TONS every day!
2 week minimum commitment. DO NOT apply if you are SIMPLY looking to not spend money. Please be here for the project first; we are not here to be an unpaid hotel and tour-guide.
We are offering free accommodation, internet, and shared motorbike.
We have fiber optic internet, electric, (paid) laundry on-site. Lots of great neighbors, and LOVELY resident dogs.
We have a huge common gym area, and a well-outfitted workshop to create just about anything.
About Skye: Skye started martial arts at 5 years old (3rd degree blackbelt), and fitness and meditation ever since the prodigal year of 12 years old. He was a personal trainer since 17 years old, opened studios and martial arts schools, and was also a web developer for many years. Skye started yoga at 16, and got certified to teach much later at 29 years old. Skye has lived in Thailand for 5 years, and is very happy playing with life, people, his body, dogs, and nature. Skye finds his flow best in creative production.
Despite his serious effort, focus, and discipline around creating and producing, Skye is chill, and friendly.
Taxis from the pier are about 150 baht ($5) to our project (about 15 minutes drive).
Accès Internet limité
Nous avons des animaux
Nous sommes fumeurs
25 hours a week
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