“After watching the film Garbage Warrior, kiwi couple Nathan Rushton and Jess Fitzgerald were so inspired by Earthship architecture that they actually travelled to New Mexico to study Earthship Biotecture with pioneering architect Michael Reynolds.

After returning to New Zealand and finding an ideal location, the couple then began the process of designing and building a downsized version of an Earthship at their property in Raglan.”

Read more at: www.livingbiginatinyhouse.com
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I love the design except for the tires. As I’ve said repeatedly, earthbags would serve the same purpose and go about 10 times faster. Try making one earthbag and one rammed tire and see for yourself.


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Extraordinary Micro Earthship in New Zealand — 2 Comments

  1. Extraordinary! I have seen the video when it wasn’t quite finished. I would love to find pictures of the finished project! Any help?

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