|They chopped up straw with the lawnmower - to be|
used for the 'thermal corrector' render in the house ...
|... manned the concrete mixer|
and made different earth render
|A bit of weight training - bringing|
the earth mix into the house ...
|Applying the middle coat render |
by hand .....
|Using the trowel to smooth the|
|It didn't take them long to get the hang of it .... and|
they finished the walls in this room almost single
|The boys used their strength to|
apply the thermal corrector mix
to the end wall ...
|Using their hands to apply the earth render ...|
|Thank you for all the hard work!!|
Cooking and working on the land
|Cutting up apples from the land to make stewed|
apple on the outdoor woodstove ...
|Supervising the woodstove cooking .....|
|They made a delicious tortilla|
|Using the courgettes from the land|
to make stuffed marrow ....
|Brushcutting between the trees and|
shrubs in the fledgling forest garden ...
|Learning some guitar chords with Matthew ...|
|A shared meal ....|