Knit together

The “K” element in my alphabetic mnemonic list for successfully practicing design is: Knit Together. What does “Architecture” (with a capital A) have that transcends mere building? Architecture is the knitting together of people and ideas to create places of profound richness…


Stimulate Senses and Soul

The “S” element in my alphabetic mnemonic list for successfully practicing design is: Stimulate Senses & Soul. How often in a project do you find yourself or others taking leave of their senses? Without question, as design professionals, we’ve been drilled to respond to…


Woo Wonder

The “W” element in my alphabetic mnemonic list for successfully practicing design is: Woo Wonder. Sometimes it’s best to turn off the amplifiers and simply listen. “Unplugging” is a wonderful tool. Not only does it reconnect you with who you are, it enables you to reconnect with…