Click on any image to enlarge. クリックすると拡大できます (above) Toby posing with 3 neighbor girls who helped put plaster on the walls. (below) John & Charlie work on setting up a system to transport the earth plaster (aka "mud") from the mud tub (front and center) to the 2nd floor scaffolding.
(above and below) Friends, both new and old, work on adding mud plaster to our walls.
(below) The family mix! Maiko, Toby, Otosan and Okasan spent the entire day making mud mixes (50% sand, 50% clay, one part straw, one part water and one part special sauce/binding agent. We were a great team and we were able to, pretty much, stay at least one step of the people on the wall(s).