Fallow Time For Modeling

Yes, the blog has been quiet lately, because I’ve not had anything worthy to share. After returning from Texas, the yard needed serious attention. We had lovely Spring weather and it seemed a shame to waste it indoors. Both May and early June saw Susan and I weeding,...

Haste Makes Waste

I can trace my interest in freight cars back to childhood. When the local would spot a boxcar at the grain elevator, I’d make the pilgrimage up Water Street to check it out. My curiosity and interest back then was simpler and more innocent. The subtleties of builder...

Design The Time of Your Life

Canadian designer Bruce Mau has outlined a set of 24 design principles that is changing the way I see modeling. His principle of Design The Time of Your Life suggests that time is all we actually have. We’re busy. Almost everyone feels they are running behind from a...