Mon, Jan 09|
EcoMaste, Fuente Verde
Immerse Yourself Bamboo
Amazing opportunity to learn the foundational skills that will empower you to work and build with bamboo. You will also have the chance to connect to the lush jungle and holistic practices to ground and nourish you deeply.
Time & Location
Jan 09, 2:00 PM CST – Jan 16, 1:00 PM CST
EcoMaste, Fuente Verde, San José, Tinamaste, Costa Rica
About The Experience
Come to EcoMaste and experience the vibrance of life in the jungle. Here you will have an opportunity to learn from passionate builders and designers, connect with other like-minded beings, explore a jungle oasis, nutritious and delicious plant based meals, and learn the foundational skills you need to build a simple cabin.
Our goal is for students to have a transformative experience encouraging you to live in harmony with yourself and nature. We hope that what you receive will inspire you to spread this knowledge creating a ripple effect.
This is a unique opportunity to cultivate your inner vitality. Daily you will be guided through a balance of grounding and revitalizing breath, meditation, yoga and movement practices. Our land is full of exotic fruit, vegetables and medicinal plants.
Immerse Yourself Bamboo
Ecomaste and Equilibrium Project are collaborting to bring you a quality bamboo immersion experience. Connect to self and to this beautiful plant. You will learn all the principles you need to know to start working with bamboo.
- Building, Design concept, Jose Bermudez.
- Theory presentations by Sam Marquardt
- Suitable for any level. From no experience to expert.
- Meditation and Yoga daily
- You must be over 18 years old.
- Fresh fruit through out the day from the property and surrounding area plus 2 meals plant based food.
- Reiki, body massage or a guided personal healing session, at additional cost.
- Access to river and pond.
- Opportunity to become an apprentice and learn from a Bamboo Master, (3-6 month program).
- Hiking trails on property.
- Learn about bamboo varieties for adobe walls
- Harvesting, processing, treatment and curing methods.
- Demonstration of tools
- Proper use of manual and electrical tools
- Splitting of bamboo, bending, drilling, pegging, lashing, fish mouths and other joinery techniques.
- How to make a fish mouth
- Make bamboo nails.
6:30 a.m. - Yoga
8 a.m. - Breakfast
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Classroom Lectures/ Hands-on Workshops
12 p.m. - Lunch
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Siesta
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Hands-On Workshops/Build
6 p.m. - Dinner
7:30 p.m. - Slideshows/ Videos
*Limited space available*
*Accomodations vary according to room and privacy
Must be 18 or older. Please make sure you bring your own yoga mat, gloves, goggles and water bottle. We will send you an email with a list of prefered tools to have upon request.
Nos vemos en la jungla!
Count me in!
Bamboo Course BYOT
Bring your own Tent. Your ticket covers: Course tuition All meals Space to setup your tent. Access to compost toilet and showers. Arrival date is January 8th. Course runs the next morning (9th) until the 16th which is check out.
Bamboo Immersion Shared Room
This is a shared room option, first come first serve bunk beds. Your ticket covers: Course tuition All meals Bunk bed in a shared room Access to compost toilet and hot shower available. Arrival date is January 8th. Course runs the next morning (9th) until the 16th which is check out. If you would like to sign up for the internship program, please let us know.
Bamboo Immersion Private Room
This is a private room (one double*) Your ticket covers: Course tuition All meals Private room Arrival date is January 8th. Course runs the next morning (9th) until the 16th which is check out.
Deposit for the course *This is non-refundable* and it guarantees a spot in the course. Your ticket, once it is fully paid (course cost minus deposit and the balance is due at check in), covers: Course tuition Meals. Access to facilities, compost toilet and shower. Course runs the morning of January 9th until the 16th Daily times are 8am - 5pm Breakfast 7am Lunch 12pm Dinner 6pm Pura Vida!
Your ticket covers: - Bamboo course - All meals - Access to lodge facilities Arrival January 8th. The course begins the next morning (9th) until the 15th. Tu tiquete cubre: - Curso de Bambu - Todas las comidas - Acceso a los baños secos y duchas libres. Llegada Enero 8. El curso empieza la mañana siguiente (el 9) hasta el 16 de Enero que es el día de salida.
Tu tiquete cubre: - Curso de Bambu - Cama en cuarto compartido - Todas las comidas - Acceso a los baños secos y duchas libres. Llegada Enero 8. El curso empieza la mañana siguiente (el 9) hasta el 16 de Enero que es el día de salida.