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Tiny Tuesday: The Shelter Pioneer

Lloyd Kahn is one of America’s great builders. His career spans five decades of developing efficient and inventive uses of materials, space, and energy. More than just prescient, he established many principles of green building that are now mainstream. 152 more words

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Last night, in addition to a heck of a lunar eclipse, was the beginning of the Jewish holiday Sukkot. The goal of the holiday is to construct a temporary outdoor shelter, or sukkah, and spend as much time as possible inside it over the next eight days. 283 more words


Alternative Materials Workshop

       On Monday we had an Alternative Materials Workshop with Jane Gowans. It was great to let ourselves go in the workshop and have a bit of fun. 380 more words

Trying to get ready for Teaching classes at the Arkansas Arts Center

I was hired, getting ready for classes at the Arkansas Arts center, but I fired myself when, my home studio was completely placed in boxes, I was trying to live and recuperate, I reached to my family for support, and people don’t like dealing with crime victims, they ignore the facts, or see me as a teenager, I don’t get it, or why I listened, but…… 16 more words



Building construction and infrastructure industry is one the fastest developing industry and a major energy consuming sector in
general. Public buildings which consists schools, colleges, corporate offices, government offices which are growing day by day, they… 57 more words

Alternative Materials-"Hard" Assignment

This is a group of 3 brooches that I made for an assignment in Alternative Materials in 2013. The assignment was “hard”. The project had to be hard in material or hard in concept. 135 more words

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