We are back in class and getting ready to build the 2016 TinyDawg House with 14 undergraduate students. This year, students are learning construction basics by a building their own tiny house – for Eastern Bluebirds.
It started this summer. In the blistering heat of the summer, we began our second season with the Tiny House Project by milling some fallen trees at UGArden, our class construction site. Here is a video showing the process. You can check out the video here: https://vimeo.com/177287616.
The word gratitude scarcely does my feelings justice. My move to South Georgia was sudden and unexpected. I had spent a month trying to listen to my heart and slowly I was able to make sense of a path, an opportunity to create and nurture, and ultimately to grow. After closing my eyes and taking… More Living the Tiny Life
Well, we (me and Ryan McNeil, who served as both co-pilot and driving therapist) made it. After a week of sleepless nights worrying the Tiny Dawg House would roll over into a ditch on the ride down the road, the day finally arrived. With minimal fanfare and a lot a sighs, we got into the… More New Owner
It’s moving day for the tiny house. The house is on its way to Walker Organic Farms in Sylvania, Georgia through our partnership with Georgia Organics, a statewide nonprofit organization that promotes organic farming. The partnership supports the service-learning focus of the course by connecting our course to an identified community need. We will be providing… More Big day for the Tiny Dawg House
Thanks to this great group of students (and George) the Tiny Dawg House is ready to go home. A great semester with an awesome group of UGA students!
Okay, let’s face it… it’s probably goodbye, but I’ll always have the memories and skills I learnt building this beautiful home. I wish you the best, tiny house. Ily4ever.
As my last semester as an undergrad comes to an end, I’ve been ruminating things and want to offer a final submission to the blog. I hope the audience has enjoyed our post of our challenges and successes. My group with Jenna and Joel offered out proposals for the next tiny house during our last… More DIY Floorplans Online
The Tiny Dawg House is almost done and will soon be headed to its new home in Sylvania, Georgia at Walker Farms: http://www.walkerorganicfarm.com/
Just checking in! Here’s our flooring installation yesterday. White oak.