Richard Roberts's Profile

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A Little about Me

We moved from city terrace to house with 1 acre garden in small village in 2009, and we are enjoying the extra space. No livestock, but lots of veg & fruit growing, and quite a lot of building going on.

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Both me and my husband attended this for one day only, would have done more if not limited by childcare/work commitments. Lovely reception, clear plan and aims of the day. Tools and materials at hand, really nice luch and lovely company enjoying in a glorious day. Would recommend attending.
Guy Hodgson's picture I really enjoyed my 8 days in Norfolk. Richard is a great person to work with. Unlike some projects I have been involved with this one was very well planned, meaning we had the right materials in the right place at the right time. As a result we delivered the stage of the build I was involved in on...

My Build Projects

I have deleted all the content for this project because of the large number of spam comments below and my inability to remove them. If you are interested in what I have been building, please have a look at my blogs below "My Websites".

Skills I would like to Work on or Share.

I like to write about projects, turning the construction process into a narrative.

My Life Philosophy

Make building a form of artistic expression.

Building Styles I have Experience in

Straw Bale

My Occupation


Building Styles I'm Interested in

Straw Bale
Reclaimed Materials
Stone/Flint walls
Geodesic Domes

My Education

Short cob course with Kate Edwards, 2009. 5-day Strawbale building course with Barbara Jones, 2012

My Eating Habits