-Born in a small town in Kansas and lived on a farm from 15 to 19 years old.
-Started university in the Architecture dept but needed personal building experience and took a few years off to learn to build houses.
-Resumed studies and signed up for the only Solar Architecture course available in 1979 in Tempe, Arizona.
-Burning desire to find a lower impact architectural solution to the problems of building in the modern world.
-Graduation from Kansas University, left for Italy and was employed by The Etruscan Foundation to help start a program for architectural students to learn to build the traditional Italian techniques.
-Moved to Stockholm and worked for Rupert Gardner Design as a draftsman/designer.
-Started my own business doing stage design, trade show stands, retail stores, furniture design
-Creative director for the Stockholm Fashion Fair independent designer building for 4 years.
-Moved to the United States for family reasons, and started Global Homes Design to build environmentally responsible buildings.
-Now a well rounded practical environmentalist with a good understanding of design and marketing.
Family, Photography, sports, sculpture, furniture design, inventing etc.
Pro bono project for CASA
Stony Point Hall-Green wedding reception hall
Baldwin City Ks
Wood rain screen system design
Wood Haven Inc.
Cheryl Long Editor/Mother Earth News
Small house with 5K wind generator
10,000 SF Energy efficient Auto Repair Building
Built with RASTRA block Building System
Lifting and renovation a 130 year old barn and designing and building a guest house from the bones of an adjacent existing barn
Jim and Cynthia Haines
Chuck and Debi Taylor
Design and construction
Diverse building systems passive house
Design and Construction
Clothing Stores and Showrooms
Designers United - Fashion Fair, E-Hall 86-90
KF-Domus - Clothing Store Retail System
PA-Design -Fashion Showroom
Four Shops Clothing Store- NK Department Store
Maison Du Pantalon-Clothing Stores Stockholm; London
Getti Spa- Clothing Stores, 2 Locations Stockholm; NK Dept. Store Göteborg
Design United- Showroom
12-12 Sportswear- Clothing Store, Kristianstad, Sweden
Gul & Blå- Office/Showroom
TV-5 - Production Design-Question Answer Program
TV-4 - Production Design- Nes Program
TV-1- Production Design- Television Play
Mekano Film- Advertising Film Production
Erik Gadd- MusicVideo
Clawfinger- Stage Design Winter European Tour 97
Peace of Mind Festival- Festival Design and Construction
Stockholm International Film Festival `97-Festival Design and Construction
Lollipop Music Festival `97- Design and Construction
Jönkopings Läns Theatre - Production Design
Modem- NK Fashion Show Stage Design and Construction
Luftfartsverket- Fashion Show Arlanda Airport Uniforms; Design and Const.
Spray Annual Internet Site Awards- Environment Design and Const.
Numerous Party Planning and Decorations
Art Galleries or Furniture Showrooms
Gallery Nordanstad-Skarstedt- Spring St. New York, NY
Compunet -Computer Office Interior and Showroom
Galleri Nordanstad - Skarstedt -Art Gallery Interior Design
Rupert Gardner - Interior Design Showroom decoration
Design Distribution -Designer Furniture Showroom
KIA Motors- Stand at Motor Show Stockholm `97
Athena Gruppen - Stand at Youth Trade Fair
Stråbruken - Stand at Nordbygg - 90 Building Fair
Malasian Board of Turism- Stand at Tourist Fair; Göteborg
Fashion Fair Stockholm; 2 or more stands twice a year since 1990
Triple X Eyewear- 5-7 stands a year Stockholm; Paris; Milano
The Trap Bar- Design and Constuction
Ristorante Italiano- Design and Renovation
Djurgårdsbrunns Wärdshus -18th Cent. Building Renovation
Café Milano- Restaurant Design
Salu Hallen Uppsala - Restaurant/Bar Design and Renovation
Compunet Computers- Office Renovation Furnishings and Lighting
Design United-Fashion Design Office
Triple X - Eyewear Distributor Office
PiRho Public Relations - Office and Furnishings Design and Construction
The Friendly Office- Stand at Stockholm Furniture Fair, 3 years running
Kenton Unlimited Design- 3 Different Offices in 10 Years
Tax-Free Perfume Shop-Landvetter Airport, Göteborg, Sweden
Micro Bil Delar- Car Parts Warehouse Retail Stores (div. of IKEA) New Interiors Concept and Installation of 3 Stores