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The studio has been roofed.

When we finally woke up yesterday, we had an email from Grigg’s dad asking “How’s the roof working?”  Apparently it had rained and he wondered if we’d been able to enjoy the sound of raindrops on the metal roof (we … Continue reading

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Ready for a roof

Since our last update in March, the little house has sat, wrapped in Tyvek, waiting for the rest of the porch and the roof. We’ve spent some weekends working on the porch and now have materials for the roof. Grigg, along … Continue reading

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Winter into spring

Not long after the last post, we left Virginia for a New England Thanksgiving. While we were gone, the carpenters finished up with doors and windows and wrapped the house. This has felt like a really long winter, there hasn’t … Continue reading

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Walls

It’s been nearly a month since the last update on the studio progress.  In that time, Grigg and I sourced tile for the bathroom, and doors and windows. The carpenters finished putting in the rafters and the decking for the … Continue reading

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Studio progress so far

We haven’t been sure of what to call this building, almost from the start.  Before the wedding, it was a “gazebo” (sometimes with a fancy fake-French pronunciation) or the “wedding structure.”  Drawings by our architect friend who’s helping with the design … Continue reading

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Moving the building

This morning at 7:00 we arrived at Cindy & Grigg’s house to move the timber frame. It awaited us, covered in a tarp that was previously a billboard. Ira got there soon after and the guys secured the frame to … Continue reading

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The next project

It’s been almost five months since our beautiful wedding.  We have been enjoying using the great stuff that we found on our honeymoon.  Our subsequent road trips have been as far north as Burlington, Vermont; as far east as Sandwich, … Continue reading

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