Rocket Heater at Dana Annex

Rocket Stove Mass Heather Workshop

When: Friday evening to Sunday afternoon, August 21-23, 2009

Where: near Snohomish, WA at Wise Earth Ecological Landtrust (WEEL). Directions and address provided with course registration.

What: "Rocket Stoves" are super-efficient, wood-burning heaters. They use a fraction of the wood required by a woodstove, and provide steady, comfortable heat just where you need it.

Registration form in Word (2003)

Registration form in Adobe

Join us for 3 days of hands-on fun!

At the end of this workshop, you will have all the skills you need to build a Pocket Rocket or Rocket Mass Heater from available materials.

Recommended Reading: Rocket Mass Heaters, Superefficient Woodstoves YOU Can Build! by Ianto Evans and Leslie Jackson. Available at, or by mail-order from Cob Cottage Company, Coquille OR. See also the great summary at the Rocket Stove Mass Heater page (includes videos!) and the rocket stove discussions.


Ernie Wisner is a builder, mariner, forest-fire fighter, and veteran instructor with Cob Cottage Company, TrackersNW, and Portland's Village Building Convergence.

Erica Wisner is a freelance writer, artist, and science educator who has worked with OMSI, Cascadia Wild, and The City Repair Project.

As a team we entertain the brain, satisfy the senses, get your body moving, and foster creativity, understanding, and confidence.

Fees: $195.00 if registered by August 2nd, $225.00 after; $10.00 discount for WEEL residents or past WEEL workshop participants.

Contact: Jocelyn Campbell,, 206.779.3707.

Instructors Ernie and Erica Wisner
Ernie and Erica Wisner

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