• McKee's House (map)
  • 2515 N. Poplar Street
  • Denver, CO, 80207
  • United States

When
Friday, October 20, 2017 at 9:00 AM MDT
-to-Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 5:00 PM MDT

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Where
McKee's Home
2515 N. Poplar Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205

Cost
$150 per day and includes:2 meals a day, bathrooms, water, resources to take with you, and a hands-on full learning experience.

$75 Students
Become part of Denver's first permitted hempcrete structure! Left Hand Hemp believes that knowledge is power, hemp is sustainable and learning to build with hempcrete is an awesome skill for anyone and everyone to have!

We invite builders, engineers architects and anyone interested in learn the beneficial qualities of hemp! Attend the 6 day workshop to learn about building techniques, mixing ingredients, reference in depth data on hemp as insulation and work alongside the crew of expert builders and architects who have helped this project come to fruition.  

Come help build the first permitted hempcrete structure in Denver, Colorado! 

What is a hemp construction workshop? Starting from a post and beam structure, we will construct a building made from hemp, lime and water. Hempcrete is said to be one of the best building materials on Earth. Hemp hurd lime and water combine to make an ideal insulative material. Hempcrete has the ideal properties of natural humidity control, carbon sequestering and fire, pest and mold resistance. Come learn and see how it is done!

Why Attend? This is a historic event for sustainable construction in Denver as this will be the very first permitted hempcrete structure within city limits! Left Hand Hemp and our host will provide 6 days of education, organic meals and fun! This experience to learn and build with Earth's greatest building material, Hemp! 

What's Included? Two meals a day, bathrooms, water, building experts and reference materials on-site, and a full hempcrete- immersed, hands-on learning experience. 

Materials to bring:

- Safety Goggles & Work Gloves

- Water Bottle!

- Notebook  & Questions

- Your best ready to learn, work and have fun attitude! 

 

Space is limited so register early.

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Please reach out to Alli Cloyd the event coordinator if you have any questions. Thank you for your attention and response to this email. We look forward to seeing you on September 30th !

Sincerely,

 

Alli Cloyd

Left Hand Hemp

cloydab@gmail.com

937.520.5365