Playground Designers Janelle Zwart Ross Ricupero Carlin Mantynen and Ismael Velo

Approaching Playground Design: 4 Perspectives

Earthscape's design team has a wide variety of academic backgrounds.  Four designers, trained in industrial design, architecture and interior design share their thoughts on how ...
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5 Ways to Enhance Placemaking with Play

by Alex Waffle, Playground Design Team Manager You visit a playground and have the overwhelming sense that its location and design has been an afterthought.  ...
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Untangling the Playground Design Process

The process for designing a successful custom playground takes time, thought, creativity and planning.  While you could simply piece together a few boards or build ...