Suzanne Kerridge's Profile

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My Gender

Female

A Little about Me

We're looking for a plot locally to self build a straw bale home, can't wait to get started!

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Why I Build Sustainably

A wish to return to a more natural, simpler way of life. Why work against nature when it has all we need?

Skills I would like to Work on or Share.

Studying permaculture this year (2013)

My Life Philosophy

Nature Knows Best

Building Styles I have Experience in

Cob
Straw Bale
Attended Edwards Eco (Filby, Norfolk) cob building course in 2012 Attended Barbara Jones' straw bale course in Essex, 2012

My Building Qualifications

zilch! Though my dad built 2 houses when we were kids

My Occupation

Photography

Building Styles I'm Interested in

Cob
Rammed Earth
Straw Bale
Reclaimed Materials
Local Materials (ie Sustainable Wood)
They seem to be so efficient. Like many, I feel it's time for us to go back to working with natural materials

My Education

Degree in Visual Studies, Norwich

My Eating Habits

Vegetarian