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Where’s the Wood?

Posted in Got Wood Got Carbon, Know Tree Architecture, New Modern Vernacular with tags , , , , , on November 23, 2013 by Myaker

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Schumacher Farm Barn Dane County

Posted in Architecture, Barns, Wisconsin Barn with tags , , , , , , , , on May 21, 2012 by Myaker

Hewn’in Walnut

Posted in Architecture, Building Materials, Carbon Sense, Got Wood Got Carbon, Hewn Timber, New Modern Vernacular, The Art of Building, The Song of The Broad Axe, Wooden Architecture with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 10, 2011 by Myaker

Moderne Vernacular

Posted in Architecture, Building Materials, Carbon Sense, New Modern Vernacular, The Art of Building, The Natural Steps, Wooden Architecture with tags , , , , , , , , , on February 24, 2011 by Myaker

Building materials and practices, that do not rely on the presumed advantages, of cheap energy

I Feel a Change Coming On

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 23, 2009 by Myaker

I speak for the trees, as the trees have no tongues.

Dr. Zeuss

Tenney Park

Tenney Park

Tenney Park

Tenney Park

Well kept road adjacent to Tenney Park

Well kept road adjacent to Tenney Park

When we spend
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Stimulus

and build
UW Madison Home to Leopold, Muir...

UW Madison Home to Leopold, Muir...

Like this
Concrete and Steel high embodied energy

Concrete and Steel, high embodied energy

and this
Forest Products Modernization

Forest Products Modernization, concrete walls

Our Parks, Forest, Woodlands…
Look like this
Hoyt Park Madison, WI

Hoyt Park Madison, WI

Black Locust North American Weed and Most Durable Timber

Black Locust North American Weed and Most Durable Timber

White Oak

White Oak

White Oak

White Oak

Walnut

Walnut

Elm

Elm

White Oak

White Oak

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Perhaps someday we shall learn to abide by the laws of nature.Not until then will we live a happier, a purer, and a healthier life.

Jens Jensen

Architecture of Wisconsin

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on June 6, 2009 by Myaker
Glacial Erratics

Glacial Erratics

A gift of glaciation

executed with grace

by the hand of man

the foundation of

a simple barn