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Walk Soft, Carry A Sharp Axe

Posted in Aslak Olsen Lie, Building Materials, Hewn Timber, Know Tree Architecture with tags , , , , , on June 7, 2012 by Myaker

The Glad Clear Sound of Ones Own Voice

Posted in Architecture, Aslak Olsen Lie, Forestry, Hewn Timber, New Modern Vernacular, RockDale Mill Beam, The Natural Steps, The Song of The Broad Axe, Uncategorized, Wisconsin Land Ethic with tags , , , , , , , , , on February 12, 2011 by Myaker

Many Thanks To David Nevala

 Whose Pictures Speak for Themselves

In the past

Posted in Aslak Olsen Lie, The Natural Steps, Wooden Architecture with tags , , , on February 10, 2011 by Myaker

Building in Harmony

with nature was essential for survival. 

David Pearson- In Search of Natural Architecture 

Aslak Olsen Lie an Family WHi 27635

In the future……

Moderne Vernacular Architecture- Building Practice and Material, that does not rely,

 on the advantage, of cheap energy.


Posted in Aslak Olsen Lie, Building Materials, Carbon, Forestry, Green building, Hewn Timber, Uncategorized on May 24, 2010 by Myaker

 The good that has been wrought by the revival of a purer taste in Architecture,

and a recurrence to better principles, is but a harbinger of the good yet to be achieved.

Raphael and J. Arthur Brandon, The Open Timber Roofs of the Middle Ages

Hewing White Oak, Lie Restoration



Natural Steps

Posted in Aslak Olsen Lie, LEED with tags , on April 9, 2009 by Myaker

We must learn to do more with less


Home of Aslak Olsen Lie

Home of Aslak Olsen Lie

as we have done less with more.



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