Sound journey

Join us on Saturday 17th of March for a lunch and an afternoon full of music and meditation, open to everyone 🙂 The friends of Sunseed and Los Molinos – Armelle, Etienne, Igor and Terese – are going to visit us and offer an immersive experience bringing their instruments (sitar, Tibetan bowls and tuning forks) and spiritual experience. Have a look …

SunseedSound journey

Traditional watering techniques

I had been here for little under a month when I was granted the great pleasure of having a small part of Paradise under my care.

SunseedTraditional watering techniques

A network for the transition to a sustainable and collaborative future

Something inspiring and powerful is being born. We are building another world with our hands and we are transforming ourselves in the whole process. Education, communication, networking and solidarity are vital elements for our transition to a better state of living, in harmony with nature, ourselves and other fellow humans. The Contact Making Seminar (CMS) for the setting up of the Sustainability Transition Network …

SunseedA network for the transition to a sustainable and collaborative future

Introduction to ecovillage living – course report

From the 8th to the 15th of October 2017 we experienced an intensive week full of seminars and workshops, based mostly on an experiential way of learning and non-formal education methods. The result exceeded our expectations! We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all those who decided to join our course and share with us this unforgettable time. …

SunseedIntroduction to ecovillage living – course report

Permaculture, working with Mother Nature…

From the 1st to the 14th of May Sunseed hosted a Permaculture Design Course (PDC) with George and Wallace from Circle Permaculture, and we’re preparing a new one in September. If you want to know how it was, here Margriet and Lesha share their stories: “George’s song could be heard at least 10 times a day during the Permaculture Design …

SunseedPermaculture, working with Mother Nature…

A project, a memory, a trace

Once upon a time, a young Belgian girl left her country in search of adventures in an eco-village in Spain. Sunseed Desert Technology was now her new shelter. This little girl’s dream was to learn about sewing. It started to become true when she met an Ecuadorian woman with whom she restored life to damaged cloth transforming them into new …

SunseedA project, a memory, a trace

Open Day in Los Molinos

On the 23th of April, an open doors day was held in Los Molinos del Rio Aguas, with a varied and rich market on the main street of the village. This Open Day was held on the main street of the village to emphasis the vibrancy life of the rural village. Our aim was to give people from the outside …

SunseedOpen Day in Los Molinos

Getting ready for the PDC…

There is big excitement in Sunseed about a brand new space that we will inaugurate for the start of the Permaculture Design Certificate Course on May, 1st. With the collaboration of Jef and Kirsty from Cultura de la Tierra and the fundamental help of many volunteers, there will be a new geodesic dome out there to host many of the …

SunseedGetting ready for the PDC…

What we learned about sociocracy and peacemaking

Last week we had the amazing opportunity to receive a very interesting and practical training on sociocracy and peacemaking, two great tools for running non-hierarchical organizations as well as for good communication and consent decision-making within communities. Deborah and Root, former managing director and education manager of the Newbold Trust, hosted the workshop and shared their valuable experience of community …

SunseedWhat we learned about sociocracy and peacemaking

Almeria students came to learn about Ecocide

On Saturday the 25th of March a group of 55 students from the University of Almeria came to visit Sunseed in order to learn about our project and the environment that surrounds us. This was possible thanks to the “Arbol de las Piruletas” which is a non-profit association that develops activities aimed at promoting awareness for the conservation of the …

SunseedAlmeria students came to learn about Ecocide