Home Work: Handbuilt Shelter

Lloyd Kahn’s book, Home Work: Handbuilt Shelter, proves there’s no perspiration without inspiration when it comes to building a unique home.

Building Green Houses
Right: A 1937 Chevrolet "Gypsy Wagon" owned by Jack Fulton. Top: Bill Coperthwaite's personal twist on the yurt design. Bellow: The Hallig homes of northern Germany are built above sea level on artificial mounds of earth to withstand high tide. This home looks much like a lonely ship lost at sea.
Photo courtesy MOTHER EARTH NEWS editor