A garden starts with compost

Besides getting presentation material together for donations and the Design Review Board, I have been working on the compost.  After doing some research, I developed a a scheme that is visually appealing and functional to the act of composting.  Starting at the west side of the wall, the Compost System consists of three compost bins [...]

Irrigation Methods

Our ultimate goal is to use a water catchment system that can be filtered and used  to water our vertical wall design.  After doing extensive research, our original idea of a gravity drip irrigation system would not be the most efficient.  The pressure needed to span the entire wall (which is determined by the height [...]

And the winner is…..

Congrats to Jessica Robbins and Jason Drews! The individual charettes have come to a close, and after much deliberation, two were selected.  In the limited amount of time given to come up with a design proposal (one week), all the projects were successful and thourough. Now that we've designated the winners, our next step is [...]

Elliotborough Meeting Preparation

In anticipation of our first meeting with a possible client on Wednesday, January 26, Studio V has begun to wrap up the Site Analysis of 6 possible locations for our Vertical Garden project.  We plan on bringing our updated Site Analysis to the meeting, along with some proposed building areas within the Elliotbourogh Community Garden [...]