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Fairy Tale Strawbale Cottage is a Charming Waldorf Preschool in Cuernavaca, Mexico
Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On October 13, 2011 @ 2:21 pm In Architecture,gallery,Sustainable Building | No Comments
This charming straw bale  classroom in Cuernavaca, Mexico is actually a Waldforf preschool that was designed and built with the help of the local community over an 8 week period. Laboratorio Arquitectura Básica Mx  led workshops and building sessions to raise the roof on this strawbale building, bringing the community together in a really positive way. The teacher of the Tecilli Classroom  requested that the school be like a fairy tale building with curved walls, round windows, and playful details. The end result is an adorable, organic, natural, and healthy building sure to inspire the young minds that attend.
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 straw bale: http://inhabitat.com/tag/straw-bale
 Laboratorio Arquitectura Básica Mx: http://labmx.blogspot.com/
 Tecilli Classroom: http://www.inhabitots.com/waldorf-strawbale-preschool-in-cuernavaca-is-built-like-a-fairy-tale/
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