Archives For Bob Borson

Sometimes you just need people to leave you alone.

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heard around the architectural studio #019

If there is a topic in the design world that every designer unilaterally has an opinion on – its design contests. Luckily, not all design contests are created equal.

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I am in the process of designing the award for my Playhouse Design Competition – because if you consider yourself a designer, you should design everything.

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“You can’t eat your house and have it too.”

What does that even mean?
It has to do with quantity and quality and the effort it takes to have both.

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Why would someone write a blog? Surely everybody wants to hear every juicy detail of my life?

Hopefully not, because that’s not what you are going to find here. What you’ll find here here are stories about what it’s like to be an architect .. fantastic, amazing and “most true” stories.

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Putting in the Work

Bob Borson —  June 1, 2015 — 28 Comments

Working hard when you don’t have to is a trait that not everyone possesses.

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Every year I design a playhouse for charity – and every year I publish the construction drawings for that playhouse. Take a look at what construction drawings look like for a small structure – you might be surprised to see much detail and information go into these drawings.

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