• Flora A
  • Architectural Draftsperson
  • 51 years old from Otago, OT


I'm a Part II Riba Architectural Designer with an intermediate level of experience in the residential sector mainly. Fully conversant with Autocad, I also have experience with Revit and Photoshop. My previous job involved preparing and develop concept drawings, either in 3D or in Autocad, preparing building consent/construction documentation. Thorough knowledge of NZS3604,building consent documentation, building materials and weather-tightness requirements.

Employment History

    Gained hands on experience throughout the construction of a demonstration wall I learned how this natural renewable material has a major role to play in the drive towards creating healthy, sustainable and energy efficient homes Skills learned: history of straw bale building I pros and cons of straw bale building I types of straw bale building I building regulation issues I planning issues I laying straw bale walls I head and sole ladder construction I loading and compression I stiffening I trimming and shaping I creation of openings for doors and windows


  • Architectural Drafting


  • Bachelor of Architecture

Education History

  • School of architecture University of Kent

    • Jan 2004 - Jan 2008
    - School of architecture University of Kent - Canterbury UK Bachelor Degree (with Honours) in Architecture ARB/RIBA Part I
  • Kent Institute of Art and Design

    • Jan 2003 - Jan 2004
    - Kent Institute of Art and Design - Rochester - UK Certificate in Art and Design Work experience I Architecture

Personality Type

The Caregivers