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The craftsmen and artists who work with wood bring a unique quality to landscape projects by their unmatched knowledge of timber as a medium. This session will present the work and knowledge of three timber specialists, from obtaining material through urban forestry and salvaging to carpentry and finishes for lasting quality.
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Understand the ins and outs of landscape architect and carpenter/craftsmen collaboration.
Learn how to create designs for furniture and site features that accommodate the unpredictable quality and size of salvage and urban forest material.
Appreciate the treatment and schedule requirements to successfully work with salvaged timber.
Hear how the narrative of milling site-salvaged wood wins over the client every time.
Willett Moss, Evan Shively, Paul Discoe, Michael Cran
American Society of Landscape Architects