This was the first assignment in my Hybrid Media Class. The task at hand was to create a design on a 20″ x 20″ canvas representing, as the title suggests, how you see yourself in the context of architecture. After … Continue reading
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9 Squares reinvented…..
Anyone who has been to the Caribbean School of Architecture (CSA) can vividly recall their 9-squares experience … that initial state of bewilderment and confusion as we tried to make sense of the project and come up with a design … Continue reading
The Princess at the Fort
Despite spending the majority of the morning feverishly cleaning up my apartment and ensuring that everything was moved out. I was determined to have the afternoon free to explore the fortress that is Fort Pulaski. I surely felt like a … Continue reading
1 down … 1 to go1
Needless to say I have been busy! These past months have been hectic and sometimes stressful but I finally found a way to significantly reduce the stress factors while still maintaining a good level of productivity. Can you believe that I … Continue reading
Weekly Photo Challenge: Up (in the South) …. lol
I know I know .. south is DOWN but the Weekly Photo Challenge isn’t so we well get over this lil thing, right? I saw the topic before I went on this trip and decided to dedicate a few photos … Continue reading
Euphoric From The HIGH
My class went on a field trip to the High Museum of Arts in Atlanta… I really tried to cut down on the photos but it was really hard so I gave up after a while. The first section of … Continue reading
She is Alive!!!!!!!
This is actually the first time I have been on WordPress in weeks! Surprisingly too I’ve gotten views everyday! I’ve also gotten the messages and ‘cussing’ by people who’ve passed through disgruntled that there was nothing new – I know … Continue reading
Never short of things to see!
I love it when I get to walk around and do a bit of exploring. Haven’t done much lately though but hope to make up for that soon! My latest adventure was when KeV came to visit (Yes I do … Continue reading
Here’s to my Future….May it be Bright!
… When I started this post it was entitled ‘How Dark is my FUTURE?’ Since then I guess I’ve somewhat changed my outlook on things and instead tried to be more optimistic. Yay me! One purpose of this blog was … Continue reading
BTW, Here’s Falmouth in B/W
. … See, I was born in St. James, Grew up in St. Ann, but somehow much recently, Falmouth stole my heart! I get excited each time I visit this historic town which has many fine examples of Georgian Architecture. Over … Continue reading
Have you been to Hampden Estate?
Hampden estate is one of the oldest sugar plantations still in operation in Jamaica and claims over 3500 acres. It is renowned throughout Jamaica’s rum history for its full, intensely flavorful pot still rums and most recently the ‘Rum fire … Continue reading
More from Bellevue
…and now I present to you the Great House and a bit of its environs. THE PANORAMAS @Left is the Building featured in the previous post. To the right is a view of Bellevue Great House with its numerous dormer windows … Continue reading
Unwinding at Winefield
Nothing could hide my excitement as we drove up to the house I’d been admiring for YEARS! When we drove into the Winefield property, mom looked at me and said ‘Toya, stop gawking … all that’s left for you to … Continue reading
All Hail Annandale; great Great House
Hope you enjoyed visiting Liberty Hill Great House and Geddes Great House with me! Next up is Annandale Great House, located outside the village of Epworth, near Ocho Rios. I was quite excited about this one since I was told that my grandfather once worked … Continue reading
Geddy Ready to Go! (Part 2)
Once again I learned the hard way that MODERATION IS KEY! Me: Everything seems easier when you’re just looking Dad: Yea, that’s why most people just look True words! My intended 2 minute outdoor exposure to natural light led me … Continue reading
Hidden Awesomeness in St. Ann (Part 1)
I have returned and I’m very sorry for the neglect but I can explain. You see, I’ve been angry/moody/plagued by randomness that can’t even be described and I thought I’d spare you from posts filled with self-loathing. I took a … Continue reading