Humans and Nature: A Straw Bale Home in Sonoma County, California

Stroll down the apple orchards in western Sonoma County and you’ll experience the deep connection between Annie and Patsy’s home and nature.

Annie and Patsy built the rough cob structure, then builder Tim Owen-Kennedy sculpted this fireplace, built on top of a standard metal box fireplace and flue.
Photo By Michelle Montelbano