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Project upDate

April 18, 2012
RainFLOWr page is now updated with images and text.
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Green Technology Thinktank

April 18, 2012
This coming Saturday, Springmill Learning Center will be hosting a Greeen Technology Thinktank. I will be presenting on community gardens in general and northLake community garden specifically. Featured in my presentation will be the RainFLOWr and Ra
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DogHou[SC]e upDate

December 7, 2011
Under Construction Pictures now up on Architizer While DogHou[SC]e is still under construction. The posted pictures give a fairly good idea of the basic form and hint at the finish materials. I still have some scraps of corrugated steel and treated w
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New Project upDate

December 5, 2011
I have just posted a new project to Architizer: http://www.architizer.com/en_us/projects/view/doghousce/32722/?mode=ct
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unFiring a Client

October 13, 2011
On 19[Sep]2011 i had sent out a letter firing a client (see previous post). This letter was based on the premise that they had received a letter from a little over a month earlier detailing the terms of my continuing to provide professional services.
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Firing a Client

September 21, 2011
This week, i had the unpleasant experience of having to fire a client. While the actual firing of the client was actually somewhat of a relief, the circumstances leading up to them are unfortunate, unpleasant, and ultimately avoidable.
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Art in the Garden Party

August 25, 2011
northLake community garden (nLcg) hosted an Art in the Garden Party on Monday, 2011[aug]23. The event was sponsored by Mansfield Art Center and north end community improvement collaborative (necic). The party was part of a larger project known as Man
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Science Camp

July 30, 2011
I was privileged enough to be asked to conduct a workshop at the Ohio State University Mansfield for a science camp geared towards middle school girls last wednesday (2011[july]27). I was asked to talk about Architecture, a career in Architecture, an
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RainFLOWr

July 4, 2011
First RainFLOWr at northLake community garden is finally complete again. After some experimentation, modification, and repairs, i think it is finally ready to go. I modified the tarps to have a rounded petal rather than it being straight across.
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Banner Signs

April 30, 2011
I am looking for discarded vinyl banner signs for use on my RainFLOWrs (rain water collection system) at northLake community garden. I am going to use them to make a patchwork "tarp" to collect water and direct it to the rain barrels. Pictures of the
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Project upDate

April 17, 2011
The northLake community garden has been updated with photographs and project info.
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ProBono

March 11, 2011
I have picked up a couple of projects this week. I will be doing both pro bono, as they are being spearheaded by non-profit organizations, will be benefitting the community and should be somewhat high profile.
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