About this Speaker
Chris Magwood is contractor, an author, a teacher, a researcher, a speaker.
Since 1996, Chris Magwood has been living and breathing straw bale building, working with bales, plasters, natural materials and renewable energy to create highly sustainable buildings.
If you are looking for design services, plan consultations or workshops, Chris enjoys working with owner-builders to help realize the best possible projects, blending practicality, artistry and sustainability to meet your needs.
Chris is the author of three straw bale building books, including More Straw Bale Building and Straw Bale Details (New Society Publishers), and the forthcoming Making Better Buildings.
Chris is currently a director and educator at The Endeavour Centre, a not-for-profit sustainable building school which offers a wide range of programming for natural building enthusiasts, from novices to seasoned builders.