Architectural Design Work
R. Doane Hoag is founder and principal of Doane Design, a Monterey Bay area tile and stone installation design consulting firm and Architectural
presentation illustrations. With over twenty years experience as an independent home builder, designer, and architectural illustrator, Doane is able to provide homeowners, architects and tile contractors alike fresh and highly
innovative solutions for their kitchen, bathroom and other home area tile and stone design challenges or illustration and rendering requirements.
Speculative residential building projects in Texas and numerous custom remodeling projects in California, Oregon, and Texas were preceded by
architectural design training at California State University, Northridge, and Santa Monica City College, California.
An associate with an Architectural design/graphics firm in Los Angeles honed his skills with perspective renderings and presentation techniques after graduating from college. Later employment with Xerox Corporation Data Services provided Doane additional skills in computer graphics and AutoCAD design methods. Working for many years at Carmel Stone Imports in Carmel honed his interior design abilities focused on tile installation layouts and hand drawn renderings of these installs.