Help build an Earthship – volunteer oportunity

We are reposting Doug and Stacies ad for their small Single-U Survival Model Earthship build.  Details provided below.


Single-U Simple Survival Model Earthship
Volunteer Opportunity


Work Party Dates:

  • Sat. March 24th & Sun. March 25th
  • Sat. April 7th & Sun. April 8th
  • Sat. April 21st & Sun. April 22nd
  • Sat. April 28th & Sun. April 29th
  • Sat. May 12th & Sun 13th – Grey water botanical cells and shower.
  • Sat. May 26th & Sun 27th – Plaster cement on walls and ceiling.
  • Sat. June 9th & Sun 10th  – Final touches for completion: install greenhouse (framing, roof, operable skylight and door).

Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm (includes lunch and breaks as needed)

Location: Ellensburg, WA (address and directions provided after registration)
Camping available on-site and motels nearby.

Contact Info:
Doug & Stacey
Call or text at #509-899-9415

Food/Drinks Provided: Water, coffee and tea, snacks, and Lunch
(if you have any special dietary needs please let us know)

Please bring: a water bottle to refill, sunglasses/hat, wear appropriate work attire,
and a plain, colored T-shirt for Earthship design

Aspects to be worked on include:

  • Tire pounding and bond beam
  • Plumbing grey water and botanical cells
  • Framing front face and interior wall
  • Birdcage ceiling construction
  • Cooling tube and convection skylights
  • Interior adobe and exterior cement plaster

Donations: aluminum cans, glass bottles, Lumber, rigid foam, etc.

*This is not an Earthship Biotecture Internship.
**No children please. No drugs or alcohol.



Robert B

Webmaster / online presence / back-end office tech at Earthship Seattle
I'm here to make sure the website is maintained and updated, the back-end office is running smoothly, and everyone has the right tools to get the job done. When I'm not doing any of the above I jump in and help out where there's a need.

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