Adobe Proficiency Certification

The Earthbuilders’ Guild is proud to announce the next TEG Basic Adobe Proficiency Certification examination to be held on May 17-18, 2019 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Click here for all the details and application.

The Earthbuilders’ Guild

The Earthbuilders’ Guild is an organization dedicated to the Betterment & Advancement of Earthen Construction of homes and commercial buildings.  We invite you to join us in this mission of preserving and promoting the age old building methods of adobe, rammed earth and compressed earth block construction.  The commitment of people in this industry stretches across family traditions, meaningful work, environmental concerns, and joy of working with the earth.  We want to insure that we continue to make history through our building process while improving them to create safe, comfortable, long lasting structures.  Please join us in making that happen by becoming a member.

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Next Board Meeting:

Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 9:30 in Hillsboro, New Mexico which is in southern New Mexico about 34 minutes from Truth or Consequences or an hour and 12 minutes from Las Cruces.  The tour will cover the Black Range Museum (building from c. 1884 with iconic round adobe water tower built late 1920s), the ruins of the Sierra County courthouse (built 1892) and jail, and historic homes along Main and Elenora streets.  It will be a beautiful time of year to visit Hillsboro.  Consider joining us for this Free tour.

We will be making arrangements for lunch in Hillsboro.  We will need an RSVP.  Please feel free to ask any questions.  Call or email Pat Martinez Rutherford   575-644-8099  pat@theearthbuildersguild.com

We will hold our bi-monthly Board meeting at 1:30 in the Hillsboro Community Center.  Guests are welcome to attend.