April 23rd marked my second year living in Idaho and two years from when we first embarked on the Idaho Base Camp project. A lot of personal growth has happened... Read more
Learning, Building, Growing
It truly is amazing to look back on the past year and a half since moving to Idaho to begin working on the Idaho BaseCamp Project through the lens of... Read more
Hemp building coming to life at Idaho BaseCamp
Hey Kickstarter Backers!
It's hard to believe that our last update was August 13 with our post titled "The Hemp Has Landed" as time has truly flown by.Upon arrival... Read more
The Hemp Has Landed!
To our Wonderful Kickstarter Backers:
The word busy hardly comes close to describing everything we've been up to. Hempitecture recently traveled to Maui, Hawaii where we participated at the Hemp... Read more
We have been up to some exciting work at the Ketchum Innovation Center, our new office space for research and development. As our Kickstarter funds are now transferred, we are... Read more
Backer Surveys are OUT!
Dear Friends, Family & Supporters,
Hempitecture would like to sincerely thank everyone of you from the bottom of our hearts for your support and faith in our hemp building project... Read more
108% Funded - Thank You!!
To Our Final 235 Backers,
This past month has been filled with unique challenges, long nights, and many, many hours on the web. We have reached out to so many... Read more
24 Hours Remain
To our Believers in Truly Sustainable Solutions!
It's a beautiful day here in Sun Valley, Idaho. This morning we were interviewed on KDPI Community Radio about our project up at... Read more
To our amazing 209 Backers,
A sincere thank you is in order to everyone who has contributed to our campaign in every single way possible. For the past month we... Read more
A Victory for Industrial Hemp!
The other day we posted an update about the CJS Appropriations Bill that was up for a vote yesterday, May 29th. The passage of this bill would mean that the... Read more
Hempitecture: A force for political action
Today Hempitecture spoke with the offices of:
US Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen of New Jersey
US Representative Tom Reed of New York
US Representative Mike Simpson of Idaho
Why did we... Read more
7 Days Left!
Hello all 129 of our Backers,
I hope everyone had a restful & family filled Memorial Day Weekend. It seems fitting that as we transition into the summer months, we... Read more
Week 3 - 46% Funded
We have been working every day in the studio to consider all aspects of this building, from its' form, material usage, renewable technologies, as well as solar exposure. We are... Read more
Industrial Hemp: A tipping point
2014 has seen some of the greatest legal & bureaucratic advances in regards to Industrial Hemp policy since hemp was prohibited in the 1950's. Last spring when Hempitecture Founder Matthew... Read more
Week 1 - 25% Funded
It has been exactly one week since we launched our Kickstarter Campaign and we are already blown away by the support. We have temporarily left our friends and family on... Read more