A Visit to the Canelo Project

Bill and Athena Steen have amazing land in southern Arizona, dedicated to sustainable building.

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There is straw bale, adobe (both traditional and innovative), and enough water to grow bamboo as an additional material.

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Rich and I enjoyed a visit and tour there, despite a rough road in.

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I got some good advice about working directly with text on the earth itself-essentially to lay down a mud slip and work right in/on it.

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