Des Moines City Model


Client: OPN Architects
Project duration: December 2011 – January 2012
Project type: Model Building

Tasks: Model building (CAD file creation, lasercutting, model assembly)
Programs: AutoCAD

Basswood model of downtown Des Moines, Iowa. Built by Yvonne and three other team members in two weeks (Mariela Bayer, Monica Bailey, and John Kerner) while working at OPN Architects. Topography made out of basswood sheets using CAD files and the lasercutter. Buildings were hand milled out of basswood blocks.