Book Review / Drawing from Practice: Architects and the Meaning of Freehand

In his introduction to Drawing from Practice: Architects and the Meaning of Freehand, author J. Michael Welton explains that his personal interest in architectural drawing was inspired by three pencil sketches of the Virginia countryside drawn during the winters of 1946 and 1947 by his father, a World War II veteran, when he was a graduate student in… Continue reading Book Review / Drawing from Practice: Architects and the Meaning of Freehand

Book Review / Tree Houses

I dare you to leaf through this hefty collection of tree house designs from around the world and not find one that you wouldn't like to hide out in for at least a few hours, if not a few days. With no introduction and just a few sentences to describe each project, you might think… Continue reading Book Review / Tree Houses