Category Archives: Podcast Episodes

Yes will cost you.

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/64_WhitewashStudio-Episode-064-Yes_Cost_You.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI don’t want this to come across the wrong way, but you have to start saying no. You have to say no to the wrong things. To things that go against your values. Things that disrupt your Architectural process. Things that […]

Starving Artist is mindset

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/63_WhitewashStudio-Episode-063-Money.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSArchitects don’t have to be starving artist. Artist don’t even have to be staring artist. It’s upsetting when I hear about Architects working for pennies. The story of the starving artist is ingrained in some of us. We’re told, if you […]

Illustrate your client’s story

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/62_WhitewashStudio-Episode-062-Illustration.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSYou’ve met with your client and discovered all the answers to your questions. You’re now tasked at designing a space that meets your clients goals. Solves a particular problem. If you don’t have a clear vision on your clients goals go […]

Are you really listening to your clients?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/61_WhitewashStudio-Episode-061-Empathetic_Listening.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWho is your client? This is important to know. Who are they? What are their struggles? What are their fears and what provides joy? We struggle with asking the hard questions when it comes to our clients. We don’t dig deep […]

Home

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/60_WhitewashStudio-Episode-060-Home.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThere are a lot of places that can symbolize home for us. We can have more than one place that’s considered home. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Marc Sawyer (@wwsarchitecture) on Oct 20, 2019 at 3:07am PDT […]

Guessing?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/59_WhitewashStudio-Episode-059-Guessing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSYou never want to be guessing or making assumptions when it comes to client work. In architecture there are a lot of questions you need to be asking. Get the answers you need to be successful with the project. View this […]

Form follows Function

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/58_WhitewashStudio-Episode-058-Form.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAs Architects we hear this all the time. Form follows function. Remember those phrases that stand out from Architecture school. Burned in your mind. This one is the most popular. Let’s dig into what it means. Don’t design Architecture for beauty […]

Expectations

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/57_WhitewashStudio-Episode-057-Expectations.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAnytime we start something new we are going to have expectations. They could be good or bad. Depending on your outlook on the project. What we have to do as architects is not only take our expectations into account but take […]

Communicate as a Designer

http://traffic.libsyn.com/whitewashstudio/56_WhitewashStudio-Episode-056-Drawing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOne of the most important skills you can build as an architect is the ablitiy to drawing by hand. When I think of the ability to draw, I don’t mean realistic amazing works of art. I mean communicative drawing. View this […]