This cob wall is part of courtyard enclosing a garden on Pender Island. We used 5gal. buckets to make the round windows, and I built a form to create the arched window. The roof is all hand split red cedar from driftwood.
I know you’re thinking, how do cob and cedar come together to make a courtyard? This project incorporated three of my favorite things: cedar, drystack stonework, and cob. This to me is an excellent example of how to build using local materials. Everything in this project came from Pender Island. They say all good things […]