Archives For Playhouses

I spend a lot of time making my construction drawings look like I spent a lot of time on them.

Makes perfect sense to me. It sends a message to the contractors who build my projects – “Pay attention, this is important!”

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With entries submitted from around the world, I am proud to announce the winners of the 3rd Annual Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition!!

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The 3rd Annual Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition had an amazing turnout this year and I am proud to announce the 20 finalists that will be moving on to the final round -

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The Lantern House

Bob Borson —  May 12, 2014 — 19 Comments

So here is a look at my playhouse design for 2014 … This is the 7th playhouse I’ve designed and built in 5 years, and I’m just as excited about this one and any of the previous 6. I’m calling it ‘The Lantern House’.

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It’s time for the 3rd Annual Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition. I know, my mind is blown as well.
Read more to see the constructed playhouses from last the 2013 winners and how to register yourself to this free design competition.

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Size, scale, and proportion are where a good architect makes their living. Without proper scale and proportion, designs would suffer. I spent a look of time considering the scale of the components used when designing this year’s charity playhouse.

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A look at all the playhouses I have designed for charity since 2009 … and the construction drawings for these playhouses are free to individuals looking to build one themselves.

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