Monday, August 24, 2009

the studio expands

Expanding the studio's potential we welcome two new perspectives.

Iain Russell
Iain is entering an internship at the cblstudio.
Known for his obvious conservative style he will expanding our CAD services; developing 3d models and project renderings.

Chris Gordon
Chris has been the studio's on call wordsmith. When he is not busy reducing the teams average height, he works diligently to clarify concepts and enhance communication.

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

vintage printed matter

I found this treasure of local botanical literature tucked away at a secondhand bookshop here in downtown Victoria.

Printed by Charles F Banfeild, Printer to the Kings Most Excellent Majesty

The subject matter of the manual was prepared by James R Anderson, veteran naturalist, and one of the leaders among the pioneer botanists of British Columbia.