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Intro Permaculture

This Course introduces you to the ethics, design theory (Natural Sy...
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Vital Elements

Understanding Forests, Water, Soils, Buildings, Aquaculture, Maricu...
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Design Skills

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Balcony design progressing
by April Sampson-kelly - Friday, 16 August 2019, 9:43 PM
 

Last year we ran a workshop on designing a Balcony as a place to cook, eat and relax and have a little food forest.

The Main Focus of the design experience was:

  1. Seeing and evaluating some of the urban permaculture food options: Integrated Wicking pots, Glass-Table Greenhouse, Rocket Kettle, Solar ...
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We are collecting good news stories from students - do you have a story to share?
by April Sampson-kelly - Monday, 12 August 2019, 2:11 PM
 

Hi there, we are collecting good news stories about how your permaculture study is helping you on your site or in your workplace. Do you have a story to share?

April

 
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New Video lesson discussing aspects of illustrating your concept plan
by April Sampson-kelly - Wednesday, 1 May 2019, 12:54 PM
 

A relaxed approach to painting a Permaculture concept diagram. Created by April Sampson-Kelly of Permaculture Visions. * economical equipment - wet and dry watercolour pencils * putting in shade relative to the size of the object * why to keep the illustration rough and abstract to enable ...
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Understanding Micro-climate
by April Sampson-kelly - Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 7:13 AM
 

Understanding Micro-climate

A number of students struggle with the notion of micro-climates. How can there be different climates when the weather bureau declares my region to be in a particular climate? This is not imagined. The grass can be greener on the other side of the hill. Especially if ...

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New Google Maps adventure reading the landscape, searching for the watershed, keypoint and contour ploughing
by April Sampson-kelly - Friday, 19 April 2019, 6:12 AM
 

Here is our new low-key video to help you build skills in reading the landscape. It is specifically made to investigate a watershed and build awareness of contours, valleys and keypoint.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMUKtok3XRU&t=119s