Author Archives: Charisse

Really Real.

I just noticed my abstract has been listed on the conference website. That makes it very real. I have 8 weeks and I’m already very nervous. I’m not even going to list all the worries and questions swimming around in

Really Real.

I just noticed my abstract has been listed on the conference website. That makes it very real. I have 8 weeks and I’m already very nervous. I’m not even going to list all the worries and questions swimming around in

Design Charrette: Community.

You are invited to a community design charrette for a project I am developing as part of my thesis in collaboration with Well FED magazine, Wooden Sheep, and Step Up Savannah. This interactive brainstorming session will take place Saturday April

Design Charrette: Community.

You are invited to a community design charrette for a project I am developing as part of my thesis in collaboration with Well FED magazine, Wooden Sheep, and Step Up Savannah. This interactive brainstorming session will take place Saturday April

Quarter 6 Wrap-up.

Another quarter wrapping up and a little bit of time to reflect on the past 10 weeks before starting again. Although this break is still pretty busy with tasks, meetings, and due dates I plan to take a little bit

Quarter 6 Wrap-up.

Another quarter wrapping up and a little bit of time to reflect on the past 10 weeks before starting again. Although this break is still pretty busy with tasks, meetings, and due dates I plan to take a little bit

Reviewed.

Last Friday morning I had my MFA 45 hour review. This is essentially a short presentation showing what I’ve completed in school thus far and  my thesis direction. Ten minutes is not a whole lot of time to do both,

Reviewed.

Last Friday morning I had my MFA 45 hour review. This is essentially a short presentation showing what I’ve completed in school thus far and  my thesis direction. Ten minutes is not a whole lot of time to do both,

Lessons.

My professor tells us and demonstrates this lesson constantly, but for some reason I still struggle with taking the first steps: You can’t wait to get people involved until you figure everything out… you will never have it all figured

Lessons.

My professor tells us and demonstrates this lesson constantly, but for some reason I still struggle with taking the first steps: You can’t wait to get people involved until you figure everything out… you will never have it all figured

Society.

Visualization of the structure of civilization… modified from the book The Clock of the Long Now.  

Society.

Visualization of the structure of civilization… modified from the book The Clock of the Long Now.  

Writing to write.

A little writing to help with writing… or something like that. I’ve actually been writing a lot about the meaning of sustainability recently for my prospectus, but I’d like to just focus on what it means to me and my

Writing to write.

A little writing to help with writing… or something like that. I’ve actually been writing a lot about the meaning of sustainability recently for my prospectus, but I’d like to just focus on what it means to me and my

A little detail.

Just in case anyone is interested this is my current outline for my literature review. The key points I have figured out so far to discuss… I expect this will be changing a lot, but I’m interested in any additional

A little detail.

Just in case anyone is interested this is my current outline for my literature review. The key points I have figured out so far to discuss… I expect this will be changing a lot, but I’m interested in any additional

De-

This morning I met up with Scott Boylston (SCAD Professor & Emergent Structures), Mark Fitzpatrick (JT Turner), and some fellow students to dismantle the interiors of a historic house in downtown Savannah, Georgia. This massive house had seen better days

De-

This morning I met up with Scott Boylston (SCAD Professor & Emergent Structures), Mark Fitzpatrick (JT Turner), and some fellow students to dismantle the interiors of a historic house in downtown Savannah, Georgia. This massive house had seen better days

Oh Yikes.

Just received an email that my abstract to present at Decon’11 in New Haven Connecticut May 15-19 was accepted. I’m not sure if I’m more excited or more freaked out now. Either way… wow I need to get busy on

Oh Yikes.

Just received an email that my abstract to present at Decon’11 in New Haven Connecticut May 15-19 was accepted. I’m not sure if I’m more excited or more freaked out now. Either way… wow I need to get busy on