The delightful play of shadows on the interior courtyard wall will not be visible to Marfa visitors in 2013.
Unfortunately, I recently learned that the second contractor hired for this project will be unable to complete the work - this after a 6-month hiatus. Thus, our 2013 or bust timetable is indeed a bust.
I will begin to interview new General Contractors later in the summer. But, this means an unexpected delay in the project.
Meanwhile, we have started some initial landscaping on the lot adjoining the property. So, we are taking baby steps. One day...