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Posted by on 20 January

Brisbane Art Deco Project

Kim Wilson of QUT has secured The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for local history, which consists of a $20,000 grant to document and discuss Brisbane’s art deco buildings...
20 January, 2015 more
Posted by on 19 October

Wood Solutions’ new Media Reviews page

Wood Solutions has created a ‘Media Reviews’ page on their go-to website for timber design. It’s a great way to find out about new books that entertain or inform, and magazines that peak your...
19 October, 2014 more
The Grange Residence by Kieron Gait
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01 January

The Grange Residence by Kieron Gait

Kieron Gait’s L-shaped extension includes a Garden Room and deck orientated towards the North facing lawn. A careful reconfiguration of the existing layout also helped make the most of natural...
01 January, 2014 more
Squishy Sticks by Annie Evelyn
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03 December

Squishy Sticks by Annie Evelyn

Annie Evelyn of Brooklyn, New York, has created a range of chairs upholstered with unusual, uncomfortable-looking materials. The seat is upholstered with a collection of sawn sticks of holly and...
03 December, 2013 more
Posted by on 02 December

November 2013 Outdoor Structures Newsletter

Ted’s latest newsletter makes a solid case for using round timbers in architectural design. Small diameter young plantation trees are often discarded or churned into paper, however they are a...
02 December, 2013 more
Moose and Gibson Cafe, Woolloongabba
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25 August

Moose and Gibson Cafe, Woolloongabba

A run of the mill commercial space has been transformed into an industrial style cafe with a rustic timber fit-out. Pleasingly, the owners Malcolm, and Danielle Watts and Scott Higginbotham (a...
25 August, 2013 more
Lynne Smith Joinery
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04 August

Lynne Smith Joinery

In her past career, Lynne Smith, of Macleay Island, built kitchens out of solid wood, custom designed to each room’s dimensions and quirks. The skills in building and milling traditional...
04 August, 2013 more