Tiny House Events and Workshops


CURRENT Events 2017:

October 12th, 5-7 PM: Talking Tiny at the BookRack in Newburyport, 52 State Street.

BUY a book at the Book Rack and help support our Mass. sustainable lifestyle education 501c3 Non-Profit, TerraBluTeams!

Join us Thursday, October 12th, 5-7PM. I will be there talking everything ‘tiny’, and reading from my new book.

20% of all Bookrack purchases will support our new scholarship programs and our sustainable lifestyle design classes for local high schools!

 

 

 

November 4th, 2017, 5-7 PM: TerraBluTeams BiAnnual Sustainability Lifestyle Education Fundraiser at the Silver Bullet Tiny House in Hamilton-Wenham, Massachusetts (Private address sent to ticket holders only)

Enjoy cocktails, farm to table bites and bid on auction items to fund and support sustainable lifestyle education at our 5th Anniversary Party at a private location off Route 97 in Hamilton-Wenham, Massachusetts. Get a private tour and speak with our founder, Vera Struck, Tiny House Designer/Builder/Dweller, author, reclamation artist and tiny house movement speaker.

Limited Attendance, so get your tickets now! For more info & tickets go to:

https://silverbullettinyhouse.com/2017/09/15/biannual-fundraising-event-for-terrabluteams-at-the-silver-bullet-tiny-house/

 

Past 2017 Events:

September 23rd – 24th, 2017:  3rd Annual Massachusetts Tiny House Festival

Vera and the Silver Bullet Tiny House was at the festival where she spoke about her sustainable tiny life with humor and passion.

September 1-4, 2017: Tiny House Fest Vermont, Brattleboro, Vermont

For more information, tickets, etc., go to: https://tinyhousefestvermont.com/tiny-house-fest-2017/

American USA Tour finishes June, 2017 logging 17,283 miles for the Silver Bullet Tiny House through 32 states. Workshops, tours, speaking engagements inspired and motivated thousands of tiny house enthusiasts, environmental activists, climate change educators and carbon footprint  mitigators.

Earth Day Texas, April 21-23, 2017.

Vera was the Renogy Solar Ambassador to  Earth Day Texas is the largest global Earth Day event and takes place at Fair Park, Dallas, Texas, 10AM to 6PM each day.

She provided tours of her zero-waste, all clean energy, solar powered Silver Bullet Tiny House. Vera Struck, who designed and built a simple, off-grid, sustainable life style, spoke about her tiny house journey and build are which are available in her sustainable e-book, ‘Living the Sustainable Tiny Life’ (discount code is available to attendees).

She will be premiering the 2nd edition of her e-book, ‘Living the Sustainable Tiny Life Handbook’, a ten-week process workbook to get you on the road to designing your own sustainable lifestyle!

November, 2016: Best Tiny Home DIY’er of the Florida Tiny House Festival 

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Example of one of our 2016 Summer Tiny House Tours/Workshops at the Klay Winery:

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Come to the beautiful Laurel mountains, 65 miles SE of Pittsburgh, PA. and learn all about tiny houses on wheels. Take a 30 minute tour of the charming Silver Bullet Tiny House, by designer, builder, artist and author, Vera Struck for $15. You will discover repurposed and reclaimed resources, renewable energy systems, a zero waste, off-grid tiny house on wheels made from sustainable non-toxic materials. For the serious tiny house enthusiasts we recommend the 3 hour workshop  $75., where you will learn tiny house building systems, tiny house decisions about trailers, materials, building design, parking, zoning, etc.

30 minute tours for the tiny house curious, $15., $20 at the door. Pre-purchase your tickets here for whichever day you wish to come. Pre-ticket holders get preference over at the door buyers.

 

• entrance to the enchanting grounds of the Christian W. Klay Winery

• 3 hour tour and workshop in and around the Silver Bullet Tiny House. Learn about the tiny house movement and Vera’s personal tiny house journey. Ms. Struck will share her building envelope design based on bio-mimicry. She will discuss many of the tiny house decisions that face those enthusiast’s curious about the movement. Trailer modification, design process, framing, sheathing, downsizing transitions, insulation and energy systems will be covered. Includes light refreshments, building samples and 30 minute Q&A session. Bring your sense of humor!!

• Includes light refreshments, and building resource samples (as long as they last, so register early)

• a copy of her e-book, “Living the Sustainable Tiny Life” will be included in the tour/workshop

• after each workshop the Christian W. Klay Winery will provide a wine tasting

Comments from former attendees:
“If your longing to live the tiny life I highly recommend attending Vera’s workshop as a first step. Not only will you get to see, touch, and feel an actual tiny house but Vera will share with you her story, her experiences, and knowledge gained by extensive research and trial and error. I left her workshop with a bigger appreciation for the Tiny house way of life and for the movement as a whole. I now have a better understanding of the social, economic, environmental, and cultural effects this intentional way of living supports and impacts.
So inspired to start my THOW journey real soon! ” Sophie T.
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“I also really enjoyed all the sustainability information that you shared with us. We are definitely starting to see a trend in people who we talk to: those who are environmentally conscious, and those who are financially conscious. I love that your nonprofit strives to show people that they can have both.” Megan M.
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“I definitely learned a lot about how tiny houses are constructed, and providing us with some of the building materials you used was incredibly useful. The game we played at the end of the tour also really helped put everything into perspective – it was definitely a great learning process when we wrote down the top 5 things we should consider before building a tiny house.” Jay W.
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“I greatly appreciate your willingness to open up your home and heart to us and share with us your values as well as your challenges.” Mika IW.

2 thoughts on “Tiny House Events and Workshops

  1. Thank you Vera for this inspiration!! I am almost one year into collecting all my windows, doors, loft boards , inside wall boards, outside old redwood fence boards for siding, all reclaimed, and 2 months having my trailer and now ready to put the deck on over the sheep’s wool insulation. (It took awhile to get the sheet meatla all attached under the trailer) So good to hear that you built this mostly yourself, and the positive attitude you have for it all. And so great to share it and inspire others to live simply on the earth!! I am working with a group of people to get a tiny house village happening in the city of Richmond California to have affordable housing in a place where people have to move away as the rents and mortgages climb up. Yeah for this movement!!!

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