TOTAL PRICE is just $30 per person.
Your seat also reserves for you a box lunch (menu TBD), guided home tours of both tiny houses on wheels and slightly larger park models, access to industry professionals, and a chance to win a great door prize!
Co-Hosted by Andrew M. Odom (published author, founder of Tiny r(E)volution, founder of TinyHouseNC, and all around fun guy!) and Coles Whalen (event coordinator of the original Tiny House Jamboree in Colorado Springs, CO, founder of the Tiny House Living Festival, and award-winning recording artist), the day also features exciting presentations by Dave Allen, Joel Osgood, and Drew Crawford.
WHEN: Saturday, August 18, 2018
WHERE: Simple Life at Flat Rock, NC (24 Empire Lane | Flat Rock, NC 28731)
TIME: 8:30am – 5:00pm
ONLY 35 SLOTS AVAILABLE
An email will be sent to all participants 2-days prior to the event with fine details such as where to park, where to meet, etc. Sign in begins at 8:30 and coffee/donuts will be provided.
PLEASE NOTE: This is not a hands-on workshop. No building is involved. There is a Tiny House Tools 101 portion but it is demonstration only.
This particular workshop is more geared towards those wanting to understand more about the overall modern tiny house movement from building your own, to know the legal issues around living tiny, to cultivating and living in community with other like-minded people.
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|9:00am-9:15am||Welcome To Simple Life||Coles Whalen|
|9:15am-10:00am||What Is The Tiny House Movement and How Did It Start?||Andrew M. Odom|
|10:00am-10:30am||What Is A Park Model And How Do They Fit Into The Movement?||Dave Allen|
|10:50am-11:30am||Walking tour of Simple Life park models||Coles Whalen|
|11:30am-12:00pm||How Low Impact Development Supports Ecology||Joel Osgood|
|1:00pm-2:00pm||Tiny House Tools 101||Andrew M. Odom|
|2:00pm-3:00pm||Walking tour of Tiny House on Wheels (two models)||Andrew M. Odom|
|3:00pm-3:45pm||The Importance of Community In The Tiny House Movement||Coles Whalen|
|3:45pm-4:45pm||The Legal Ins & Outs Of Tiny House Living||Drew Crawford|
YOUR HOSTS AND PRESENTERS
Andrew began his involvement in the modern tiny house movement in 2010 as he and his wife set out to build their own tiny house on wheels. He is perhaps best known as the voice behind Tiny r(E)volution as well as the founder of TinyHouseNC and its subsequent annual street festivals.
When not developing interesting content or executing social strategy, Andrew can be found on his family’s small homestead, playing outside with his daughter or flirting with his wife! Join Andrew at the Simple Living workshop to learn if tiny living is the next big thing for you.
Marketing Director, Simple Life
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Coles fell in love early on with the simple living movement through her involvement in the original Tiny House Jamboree in Colorado Springs, CO and after orchestrating several tiny house events and organization it was in 2017 that Whalen successfully launched the Tiny House Living Festival, sustainable homes, and products expo. The festival quickly became a popular destination event, appearing in several cities across the US, and drawing 10,000 attendees at its recent Portland, OR show.
Whalen is a critical thinker, a creative spirit, and a lover of work that takes her outside traditional boundaries into constantly evolving environments. She is excited by the shift towards intentional living and is happy to be an integral part of forwarding the movement.
Director of Operations, Simple Life
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Dave has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. Before joining Simple Life, he was tasked with opening or turning around young fledgling offices of a Fortune 100 company, subsequently managing the sales and the operations of these offices. He developed Business Plans along with the supporting processes and procedures to implement and manage various size companies.
Dave’s team is currently property managing 80 homes, while 60 more home sites are being developed in the current community.
RLA – Senior Land Planner
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Joel Osgood founded Osgood Landscape Architecture in early 2014 around his vision for a collaborative design practice that is driven by a passion for ecological restoration, a rigorous dedication to technical design details, and an inspired reverence for nature. With fourteen years of professional experience, Joel’s work exhibits an ongoing commitment to providing innovative design solutions; exhibiting an iterative, creative process; and partnering with clients, consultants, and stakeholders.
Joel holds a Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from North Carolina State University, graduating as a class Valedictorian and with an ASLA Honor Award for excellence in Landscape Architecture.