Flashback Friday: Residential Final

Whoa, flashback man! This week I’m flashing back to college…. It still makes me tired thinking about it! This was taken of my Residential final. We had to present our drawings and plans at an architectural firm… after getting VERY little sleep for weeks. AND, you can’t see it in the photo… but, we also had to build our luxury penthouse out of foam core for a model. I just smashed that model a month ago… it sort of felt good…


{Chelsey age: 22?}

Yeah. See right there. Yes, my eyes are barely open…. But, this final was nothing compared to my last final in school. My classmates and I were in the CAD lab (this is the computer lab we worked in to draw our plans) 6 am – 10 pm for a straight week. We would always try and stay later, but those darn security guards would kick us out! I don’t know… I think I calculated my hours that week in the computer lab to about 85? Ouch. 😀 But, I loved what I learned. I miss playing with AutoCad, but I still get to play on Photoshop.

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13 comments

  • Christopher And Tia on said:

    You look so business cheery, thats a cute picture!

  • Bobbi Janay @When di on said:

    I have never gone through this but my hubs did as a Civil Engineering major, so he can feel your pain. He looked about the same amount of tired when his final projected presented.

  • Cascia on said:

    You did a beautiful job with that project! I remember staying up late when I was in college. I don't know how I did it. Thanks for stopping by the Healthy Moms!

  • Theta Mom on said:

    How awesome – and how I miss those college days!!! And I am loving your adorable blog design! And welcome to TMC! Look forward to blogging with you!

  • AM from White House, on said:

    Looks like an awesome project, thanks for sharing! I miss working with AutoCad, but I do NOT miss those days where I could barely open my eyes, lol.Have a great weekend,Ann Marie

  • Anika on said:

    Wow, those long hours in the CAD lab make me googly-eyed just thinking about it!

  • AlyGatr on said:

    Wow, what a great presentation! I hope you got an "A". I've always admired people with a talent for architecture. It looks like all of your hard work paid off.

  • Nen on said:

    i quit college…. too much stress! looks like you were definitely busy! i hope you got a good grade!!

  • The Mommy on said:

    hey, look at you, you look pretty (yes, even with your eyes closed)Looks like a cool project.

  • krissilugbill on said:

    great flashback! oh the college days, late nights, i remember it well, even though it seems so far away now 🙂 love that you smashed this project, sometimes it just has to be done 🙂

  • Linkie Lueville on said:

    OH! you're a woman after my heart! i'm a architecture student…. again. I love me some auto cad! I actually have the 2007 copy. i just haven't uploaded it back on my computer since it crashed nearly a year ago. 🙁

  • beka on said:

    Ha, you're cute:) That's lovely!

  • Yellow House on said:

    Very cool! You are so talented. What an amazing final project. 🙂

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