"... a pleasing overall form; consistency in use of materials; care in details; sensible scale and proportions; an overall coherence; and, above all, habitability."
From the essay "Origins, Evolutions, and Ironies" by Donald Canty
to be found in the book "The Sea Ranch" by Donlyn Lyndon and Jim Alinder.
So nicely put. I might only add a spark of artistry, humor, and a subtle yet palpable sense of craft.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
For the news release: http://news.ucsc.edu/2015/03/hay-barn-raising.html
A short video: https://vimeo.com/124112071
First and third photo credit: Guy Lasnier
Finally, timberframes are a core strength of Kumaran Design. Would you like one?