Tag: design

Drawing of a chimney with moon and stars, and a man climbing to the top

Learning from the past – three ways of finding more sustainable paths

Combining experience of what went wrong, with modular design inspiration from nature and cutting edge technology, to create more sustainable and natural solutions and designs

Sketch of a V3Solar power generator mounted on a backpack - drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Cone solar power for hiking concept

Idea for an ultra-efficient, direction independent backpack mounted solar power panel

drawing of a small hut with grass roof
Concept for a self driving backpack

Self driving wheel backpacks

Sketching up my ideas for what hiking might be in the future

Drawing of a green eco house with solar cells, water reservoir and vertical gardens

Concept for solar powered vertical farming eco house

Concept and thoughts about a new generation of green architecture

Drawing of a radical green urban eco house by Frits ahlefeldt

Daydreaming up radical sustainable architecture

Food producing house gathering rainwater from roof concept by Frits Ahlefeldt

drawing of wall builders and bridge builders

Bridge and wall builders

Landscape and trail design between wall and bridge builders

Drawing of a stone cottage by Frits Ahlefeldt
Drawing of a tree with a water tap

Eco water pump

Nature is a brilliant and very experienced designer… she can be a great inspiration and guide to a more sustainable future

drawing of a hiking trail to a lighthouse

Walking to a landmark and back trails

Sketch note: When we connect landmarks to the cities along hiking trails something magical happens…

Hiker with a backpack that gets lighter and lighter as he walks on

Evolution of a long distance hiker

You don’t need to start out light, just go hiking and you will get there… 🙂

Non electrical trail use wheelchairs

wheelchair for hiking research sketches

Research drawings and ideas for trail going wheelchairs

Drawing of a nature architecture cityscape, with design from boxes

Hiking trails in green cities

Green hiking architecture drawing: thinking inside the box for a change

Drawing of a green coastal village in extreme design

Coastal trails, green villages and climate change

Hiking trails as defense against global warming and extreme weather

drawing of a green village in letters

Hiking between green villages

Walking as a way to strengthen local communities and help the environment

Drawing of leaves around Earth in space
Sketch of the Nubrella umbrella design

Could this wearable umbrella work for hiking?

Wearable design: Keeping out of the rain, instead of keeping the rain out

Girl hiking with a tree in the backpack