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Promotional trailer for book by Landscape Architecture professor

January 17, 2013

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. has released a promotional book trailer for Freehand Drawing and Discovery, by James Richards, Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at UT Arlington.

James Richards, FASLA, is an Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Texas at Arlington, and is cofounder and Principal of Townscape Inc., an urban design consultancy based in Dallas, Fort Worth and Vancouver. He is a national award-winning designer, writer and lecturer whose work spans landscape architecture, town planning, and urban design. Mr. Richards is a blog correspondent for Urban Sketchers (, an international non-profit dedicated to the promotion of freehand location sketching across disciplines and around the globe. He has traveled and sketched in 34 countries to date, and conducts sketching workshops for students and professionals internationally.