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I completed this BB at the PTJ event. Creating cob is so much fun! Adobe bricks felt like mud pie play for grown ups.
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Straw
Straw
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Sand
Sand
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Clay
Clay
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Mixing the cob with my feet
Mixing the cob with my feet
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Packing cob into forms
Packing cob into forms
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Adobe bricks drying on their sides
Adobe bricks drying on their sides
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Made adobe bricks at the PTJ event. I also helped make a frame for "half size" adobe bricks with Jim -maybe that's an oddball BB?
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Finised bricks drying
Finised bricks drying
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Filling frames with adobe
Filling frames with adobe
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Stomping!
Stomping!
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Gathering sand from Arrakis.
Gathering sand from Arrakis.
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Screening the gravel from the sand
Screening the gravel from the sand
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