write4DESIGN

Need help with editorial or marketing collateral? write4DESIGN provides writing services to the design community, including architects, landscape architects, planners, urban designers, interior designers and real estate developers. Contact us for more information.

Services

Our services include research, writing, proofreading, editing, story telling, graphics coordination and project management.

Products

Proposals, RfPs, brochures, design guidelines, newsletters, press releases, contracts, feasibility studies, grants, style manuals, competitions and awards submittals.

 

Experience & Qualifications

Suncadia Residential Owners Association

Design Review Committee Member, 2016-present

American Institute of Architects     

Small Project Practitioners Advisory Group Chair, 2017                        

Founding Editor, AIA Small Project Practitioners Review: Pleasure, 2016

Editor, Small Project Practitioners Journal, 2014-2015                                                        

Copy Editor: Out of Scale: AIA Small Project Awards 2005-2014

Author: Design Matters: Getting Published, AIA Kinetic App 2015

Moderator: Publishing for the Small Practice, AIA Atlanta Convention 2015

 

Veterans Administration Office of Veterans Affairs                                             

Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation, 2013-2015

Architecture Grants Review team member

Created and reviewed Patient Centered Design toolkits

Evaluated VA projects nationwide for patient-centered design adherence

VA Healing Environments Toolkit reviewer

 

Bellevue Botanical Garden Society                                                      

Created style guide for BBGS newsletter, The BUZZ, 2013

Mill Valley Lit (online literary magazine)

Book reviewer:  All the Light We Cannot See, Confetti, Inferno, Life After Life, Paris, The Paris Wife, Wild, 2013-present

Reader for John King novel, Circus in the Sun, 2012

 

Equestrian

Webinar: Ask the HORSE Live, July 2015 

Author, “My Riding Renaissance,” Dressage Today, May 2013

Author, “Maple Leaf Farm’s Barn Makeover” Flying Changes, January 2007

Featured in “Building a Horse Property from the Ground Up” by Michelle N. Anderson, The Horse, April 2015

 

Sunset Publishing Corporation

Contributing Editor:  Ideas for Great Bathrooms, Sunset Publishing Corporation, 1991

 

Other Publications

Author, multiple articles: Northern California Home + Garden, The Stanford Weekly, The Peninsula Times-Tribune, 1990-91

206-890-7519 

© 2020 by Carolyn Adams

Seattle, WA