By stacking 9 layers of tires with dirt pounded ,the walls of the 5 meter diameter room were starting to take shape. With a little help of 23 friends, the walls were raised in less than a week. The tires were repurposed from a nearby garage. Check it out!
It's been almost a year and we finnaly feel the need to put it in perspective. It all started because Quinta dos 7 nomes wanted to make a new small yoga room to make sure we could host courses and mantain yoga classes regularly at the same time. When we met the guys from the poosh we found a great opportunity.
By using tires for the walls, and cob to cover them, we would have a virtually free 5m diameter yoga room. We organized a tri-parted workshop, wich gathered much more people than we culd ever imagine, and the construction begun! Here are some pictures...
The Yoga Earthship Project
February 2013. Eric, Michael, Loren and Sean were staying in Terra Livre, right next to Quinta dos 7 Nomes. We asked them if they wanted to take part of a small yoga room building project. Thay accepted. The rest is history. Read it all!
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