KraftHaus

KraftHaus
Contact person: 
Marlene & Alex
Languages spoken on the farm: 
Romanian, German, English, Spanish.
Description of the area: 
Transylvanian Highlands.
What do you grow on the farm: 
Vegetables, fruits, medicinal plants, 3 sheep, 1 cat.
Farm size: 
5000 sqm.
Months when they accept voulteers: 
April-October.
Volunteer activities: 
Gardening, orchard care, animal care, farm buildings restoration, arts and crafts.
Accommodation: 
Private room with double bed, acces to shared kitchen and bathroom with running water, wifi streaming internet and community life .
Diet: 
Flexible omnivores.
A few words about the family: 
We are Marlene (anthropologist & weaver) and Alex (woodworker & restorer) and will welcome and guide you through the work we do for the local and international creative community, passionate about authentic, sustainable lifestyles, researching old heritage wisdom to find new ancient paths for a future world we would like to live in. Passionate & curious people, come be part of the #powertothehands movement! KraftHaus is a heritage craft research lab & regenerative farm situated in a little Transylvanian Saxon village in the heart of Transylvania. Our interactive museum provides fully functional heritage tools as old as 1700s (textile, wood, iron & stone) and wisdom to work with while restoring old buildings, farming the garden, making herbal medicine, around the world fusion or saxon heritage and artistic performance cooking or for creating sustainable contemporary art and design. Depending on the season and time of the year, we have different works and activities around the house, farm, buildings, crafts, design, festival, so please ask us what is currently in line!
Pets: 
3 sheep, 1 cat.