Architectural model making resources

One of the driving forces behind my desire to become an architect from a very young age, was model making. Architecture was one of the few professions where sketching and constructing scale models out of cardboard and balsa – what I viewed as playing – was not only acceptable but encouraged. Although many architects have abandoned physical modeling in favor of computer modeling I've kept it alive in my daily practice. I'm sharing the tools and resources I use to make models in hopes that the craft persists as not only a design tool but so we all can experience the pleasure of seeing the world from a different perspective.

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barn massing model

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modern barn study model


modern farm study model