ecoLAB. Session September 15. Dying workshop at the Somiedo Ecomuseum, Veigas

15th september 2012

Continuing with the Low Tech Monitor Architecture project, the ecoLAB working group travels to Somiedo to participate in a “teitado” workshop.

As part of the Ecomuseum’s activities, this workshop explains the traditional vegetal covering technique typical of the constructions of the Someda brañas, the “teitos”. Previously, the ecoLAB work group will carry out “the grazing”, the cutting and collection of the broom, the basic raw material for the construction of the vegetal roofs, with the aim of developing an example of this in the South Patio of LABoral.

Information and registration: free, prior registration, writing to . Transportation is organized depending on the participants who bring their food.


8.30 am. Departure from LABoral.

10:30 a.m. Arrival at the Veigas Ecomuseum, Somiedo.

From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Rozado: activity of collecting the broom.

From 12 to 2 p.m. Dyeing workshop.

Activity subsidized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports of the Government of the Principality of Asturias

In collaboration with Ecomuseum of Somiedo, Veigas