Clarity in Design

by Alexander R. Eng

Martial arts have and continues to be a great influence in many aspects of my life. Throughout my childhood to now, I have been a student of various systems.  My interest is in both the physicality of self-defense, as well as the mental and spiritual discipline.  For myself as a martial artist and an arc... Read More


Scouting Sinker Cypress

by Alexander R. Eng

There’s a lot more to being an architect than drawing all day.  One of the most important parts of my job is sourcing materials for the design of a house.  Materials give personality, character, and texture to a home.This is where my story of scouting sinker cypress comes in.  At the turn of the 20t... Read More