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Solstice Wall – Design Ideas and Mock-ups

January 04, 2024

By: Lee LeFever

I write books and run a company called Common Craft. I recently moved from Seattle to a rural island. Here, I write about online business, book publishing, modern home construction, and occasionally, dumb jokes.

This article was published as an issue of my newsletter Ready for Rain

Lately, I’ve been sharing a lot about building the Solstice Wall. Behind the scenes, we are always working on the design and what we think it should look like on the wall.

One way we’ve found to think about the design is by using lines on a photo of the wall. This creates a close-enough view of the size, shape, and feel of the rays on the wall.

Examples:

Here’s a short video:

I’m sharing this process on social media. Follow along!

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