Category Archives: City

Hot Air Balloons

Building in the desert is quite a bland experience.  To add a little color I thought some hot air balloons would be perfect.  I stacked up the dirt to get me into the air and started building the first.  After … Continue reading

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One Detroit Center

Long ago I worked for a company whose offices were located in One Detroit Center, now known as Comerica Tower, in downtown Detroit.  I always liked the building because of the “mullet” effect it had with business (boring) most of the way up … Continue reading

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“Plus” Building

Not the most exciting building I’ve built but I was looking for a hotel like, symmetrical building to create.  I’ve named it the plus building due to its shape if you look at it from the top.  Also the first … Continue reading

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One South Church

In Tucson Arizona the tallest building is One South Church.  According to Wikipedia: “One South Church (formerly UniSource Energy Tower and Norwest Bank Tower) is a postmodern skyscraper that was completed in 1986. The tower is the tallest building in Tucson, Arizona … Continue reading

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Ivory Twin Towers

In sky (my little city) I was thinking it would be fun to create two towers that were exactly the same.  In no way where they to mimic the twin towers in NY, just two spires exactly the same next to … Continue reading

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Calder Sculpture

I’ve always been fascinated with the work of Alexander Calder.  One of the types of work he does is sculpture.  I’ve seen several of his works around the country, normally very fluid, thin and red.  Most are found in medium … Continue reading

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Upside Down Pyramid

I was trying to figure out my next project one night and someone in my family suggested a pyramid because my “city” area was being built in the desert.  I couldn’t bring myself to make just a run of the mill … Continue reading

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