Albuquerque Joinery, LLC adobe home
Albuquerque Joinery, LLC adobe home

Kenny DeLapp & Esther Fredrickson

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Rammed Earth Wall
Rammed Earth Wall

Michael Sims -Sims General Building, Inc.

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New Mexico Earth Adobe Yard
New Mexico Earth Adobe Yard

Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Albuquerque Joinery, LLC adobe home
Albuquerque Joinery, LLC adobe home

Kenny DeLapp & Esther Fredrickson

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About The Earthbuilders' Guild


The Earthbuilders’ Guild is an organization dedicated to the Betterment and Advancement of Earthen Construction of homes and commercial buildings.  We invite you to join us in this mission of preserving and promoting the age old building methods of adobe, rammed earth and compressed earth block construction.  The commitment of people in this industry stretches across family traditions, meaningful work, environmental concerns, and joy of working with the earth.  We want to insure that we continue to make history through our building process while improving them to create safe, comfortable, long lasting structures.  Please join us in making that happen by becoming a member.

 

Fall Adobe Classes at Santa Fe Community College 

 

Adobe 111 - Adobe Construction Basics 

Blended Instruction (8 weeks Online + 2 Field Weekends in Santa Fe)

Instructors: Kurt Gardella and Ernest Aragon

Online Dates: 8/22 - 10/15/22

Field Meetings in Santa Fe: Sept 10, Sept 11 and Oct 1, Oct 2
from 9 am to 7pm each day 

 

Adobe 112 - Adobe Wall Construction 

Blended Instruction (8 weeks Online + 2 Field Weekends in Santa Fe)

Instructors: Kurt Gardella and Ernest Aragon

Online Dates: 10/17 - 12/10/2022

     Field Meetings in Santa Fe: Oct 29, Oct 30 and Nov 19, Nov 20               from 9 am to 4pm each day 

ADOB 113 - Passive Solar Adobe Design 

Format: Online (8 weeks) 

Instructor: Kurt Gardella 

Online Dates: 10/17 - 12/10/2022 

Full details about the Adobe Program at SFCC as well as info about registering for classes can be found at https://www.sfcc.edu/programs/adobe-construction/.

Next Board Meeting/TEG Tour:

The next Board meeting and Tour will be held in November 2022.  September's Board meeting will be replaced by a Board Retreat. This will give the Board an opportunity to look at where we have been and what our future looks like.  We welcome any input via email: theearthbuildersguild@gmail.com 

 

Many TEG members will be attending the Earth USA 2022 in Santa Fe, New Mexico Sept. 23-25, 2022.  We encourage you to consider attending.  You will not be disappointed in all the information and networking that the Conference offers.  Complete information and registration is available on their website:          earthusa.org

ADOBE PROFICIENCY CERTIFICATION

The Next TEG Adobe Proficiency Certification examination will be:
September 17, 2022 - Albuquerque
Watch for updates here.  For questions please email us: theearthbuildersguild@gmail.com

Adobe Fundamentals Certificate

The Next TEG Adobe Fundamentals Certificate examination will be:
September 17, 2022 - Albuquerque
For questions please email us: theearthbuildersguild@gmail.com

E-Mail Newsletter Signup

If you have questions or concerns please contact:

Pat 575-644-8099 or email at: theearthbuildersguild@gmail.com

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