Archive for May, 2009

Recent Work – Salina, KS

Friday, May 29th, 2009

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Private Residence in Salina, KS.
Architect – David Exline
Builder – Bill Davis of Davis and Associates
Timber Frame – Mike Beganyi / New Energy Works
Timber Frame Materials – Douglas Fir and RF Dried Douglas Fir
Photos courtesy of David Exline.

SketchUp for Timber Framers and Designers

Monday, May 11th, 2009
SketchUp for Timber Framers and Designers 2008 class photo.

SketchUp for Timber Framers and Designers 2008 class photo.

There are still a few seats remaining for the SketchUp for Timber Framers and Designers at Heartwood May 25-27, 2009. Contact Will (will (at) heartwoodschool (dot) com for more details, or visit the Heartwood website.

Traditional joinery and shop drawings...

Traditional joinery and shop drawings...

...and tricks and tips for modeling compound joinery.

...and tricks and tips for modeling compound joinery.

Interesting Tree – SFO

Sunday, May 10th, 2009
Spiral trunk.

Spiral trunk...

Interesting tree found on the Land’s End trail in San Francisco. Whipped by the wind and living in the fog it reminds me of another tree that lives in a very different environment back east. Turning north we had a great view to the bridge.

View to the bridge...

View to the bridge...

Roof Carpentry

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Found via a link from the Timber Framer’s Guild Design Forum.