Tiny Homes on the Move

Presenter

Lloyd Kahn, author of SHELTER, the classic 1973 book on hand made housing, will present a slide show of photos and stories from his new book TINY HOMES ON THE MOVE, about 20th century nomads— people whose homes are tiny and mobile, and either on wheels or in the water. There are:n* 8 vansn* 8 pickup-trucks-with-camper-shellsn* 9 housetrucksn* 7 house busesn* 23 trailersn* 15 sailboatsn* 8 houseboatsnnThese are people who, either permanently or temporarily, have chosen to build and inhabit homes that move
Lloyd Kahn is editor-in-chief at Shelter Publications, which has been producing books on owner-built homes for over 40 years.




Gypsy wagon

Exhibit

A travelling wagon, similar to those used by 19th-century showmen, (and later adopted by the Gypsies).rnrnBasically an 1800-pound excuse to buy tools and learn skills.rnrnhttp://www.efalk.org/Vardo/










The Hangout Bench

Exhibit

My group and I are building a wooden bench that will surrounding a tree at our school and will be used to make people sit comfortable and talk to each other. We will have it connected in parts so we can take it apart whenever