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-> Re: GSBN:TLS Request
     by Rene Dalmeijer rene.dalmeijer@...


Date: 12 Jun 2005 16:50:02 -0600
From: Rene Dalmeijer rene.dalmeijer@...
Subject: Re: GSBN:TLS Request


I think this is an excellent idea. I would also be a great way of
generating extra income for TLS and besides there is a vast pool of
authors to be tapped based on contributions in the past. I am sure some
would not mind contributing articles or sections to these booklets.

On Jun 12, 2005, at 00:53, Judyknox42@...:

> Joyce,
> I've had an idea for some time...actually thought of Build It With
> Bales
> doing it, but don't see that happening...and think it's a better idea
> for TLS
> anyway.  My idea is to put out small straw-bale construction manuals
> on different
> subjects:  I'm talking about small...maybe 20 pages each for about $10
> a
> piece.  The subjects to focus on are numerous:
> SB Construction:
> SB Construction: Pinning
> SB Construction: Foundations
> SB Construction: Plasters
> SB Construction: Privacy Walls
> SB Construction: Laying up bales
> SB Construction: Roofs
> SB Construction: Preparing the Walls for Plastering
> You get the idea....lots of topics.  The booklets could be punch-holed
> so
> they could be collected in a binder...and people could focus on
> whichever subject
> they most need to know about at the time.
> In each one, references to pertinent info in published books could be
> used.
> These booklets could be available on internet or hard copy, and could
> be very
> easy to update.
> This would also leave TLS free to do what it does best...be the
> community
> center for straw-bale and natural builders.
> So, that's in my "for what it's worth" department.
> Judy
> Judy Knox and Matts Myhrman
> Out On Bale
> 1037 E. Linden St.
> Tucson, Az  85719
> 520-622-6896
> judyknox42@...
> mattsmyhrman@...
> Each of us can and must champion the evolutionary breakthroughs
> necessary to
> sustain all life.  The journey of a champion is difficult, AND our
> access to a
> joyful life.
> Judy Knox
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