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Plein Air: Animated Field Books Class

Animated Field Books_Heavner As an illustrator, I have kept over 50 sketchbooks–and now my approach has been influenced by my experiences with landscape and film. This class builds upon my thesis and suggests methodologies for collecting data and seeing and experiencing landscape. Animated Field Books is designed for many levels: the visual artist, the landscape […]


Today I am  submitting illustrations and spatial design ideas for several potential  projects. One project is an animal shelter interior and exterior space.  Naturally, my background as an illustrator plays into my design of spatial experiences.  I remembered this tank top I designed last fall. The imagery inspired my website. It is a two color […]

mind the gap

The field of landscape architecture is entering a new era. I think I feel it. Recently, I was in Austin, Texas attending a conference on landscape architecture. At the last minute, I changed my choice and entered a lecture a few minutes late. At the end, when questions were voiced, Anne Whiston Spirn, the third lecturer […]