Category Archives: Facing stone work

board of the weather

the thing about vernacular architecture is it comes from within, it doesn’t come from a slide rule or a calculator, its a feeling thing, a feeling that only experience can give you, there are no shortcuts. its also building from … Continue reading

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chim chimeney

mary poppins is one of my favourite films. when we were kids, i was probably six or seven at the time, one thursday afternoon, after school, following a visit to the dentist, on the way to the bus stop, my … Continue reading

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