Archive for The Art Of Building

Board Chair Chopped Up an Wedged

Posted in Bench Tales, Broad Axe, Dragon's Well Tale, The Song of The Broad Axe with tags , , , , , on July 8, 2012 by Myaker

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

Forest Products Wood Industry

Posted in Carbon Sense, Wisconsin Land Ethic, Wooden Architecture with tags , , , , , on December 3, 2011 by Myaker

Architecturally Speaking

Posted in The Art of Building, Wooden Architecture with tags , , , , , on May 19, 2011 by Myaker

‘with the realization that architecture is something more than brick and timber: it is an art, an expression of the people and there times, and a cultural heritage.’

Liang Ssu-ch’ eng

Got Wood Got Carbon

Posted in Bench Tales, Building Materials, Carbon Sense, Dragon's Well Tale, The Art of Building, The Natural Steps, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on March 4, 2011 by Myaker

Bench tales, #2 in a series

80 lbs of carbon

more or less

prelude to chair

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

A Part of the the Art

Posted in Dragon's Well Tale, Forestry, The Art of Building, Wisconsin Land Ethic with tags , , , on February 14, 2011 by Myaker

I am a little hard of hearing, eh, Fat cat got ur tongue

The beast has been released, the dragon is well.

Fools Foolin Fools

Old School Power Shift

Goin Down

Time to Ying ur yang

Ding a ling

I first saw the Rockdale Beam April 1 2009