Fort Joshua Interior
       
     
Concept Sketch
       
     
Concept Model
       
     
Josh with Fort model.
       
     
Footing Construction
       
     
Plywood "glulam" and steel frame.
       
     
Plywood sheathing going over frame, in preparation for waterproofing and metal cladding.
       
     
Josh and Friends
       
     
Exterior View
       
     
LA Times Article
       
     
Fort Joshua Interior
       
     
Fort Joshua Interior

Interior of fort showing structural ribs, round skylight, and sleeping loft with ship's ladder. Photo Credit: John Hayes.

Concept Sketch
       
     
Concept Sketch

Initial concept sketch by Joel Webb.

Concept Model
       
     
Concept Model

Initial concept study model.

Josh with Fort model.
       
     
Josh with Fort model.

Josh after choosing his fort design.

Footing Construction
       
     
Footing Construction
Plywood "glulam" and steel frame.
       
     
Plywood "glulam" and steel frame.
Plywood sheathing going over frame, in preparation for waterproofing and metal cladding.
       
     
Plywood sheathing going over frame, in preparation for waterproofing and metal cladding.
Josh and Friends
       
     
Josh and Friends

Josh playing X-Box, with his cousin, and friends in the sleeping loft. Photo Credit: John Hayes.

Exterior View
       
     
Exterior View

Exterior of fort showing operable "drawbridge," and curved slide.

LA Times Article
       
     
LA Times Article

The project received a front page spot in the California section of the LA Times, as well as several spots on the local network news channels.