Monthly Archive: October, 2013

Furniture Building Fund!

So my Vellum Furniture project is racking up a bill that is more than I expected.  If you wanna help a poor college student out, donate to my Paige’s Furniture Building Fund on Paypal! To learn… Continue reading

80 Percent

Almost half of the nearly 106 million inhabitants live in rural areas and in these rural areas live almost 80% of the country’s poor population. “Rural Poverty in the Philippines.” Rural Poverty Portal.… Continue reading

In Progress

It’s been a long and frustrating journey in the shop since I started working on our furniture project. I’ve screwed up and had to undo a full days work, wasted time looking for… Continue reading


The text portion of my architectural thesis. This is used to state our purpose and address the who, what, where, and why of our project.


A visual teaser!  I’ll post the text as a separate blog post, along with citations.  Pulled all of this out in about 2 days.  

ARK Raffle!

I’m partnering with an organization called ARK, or the Advancement for Rural Kids, for my thesis project.  I will be designing and building a sustainable classroom for a rural community in the Philippines.… Continue reading