Neighborhood Friendly Net Zero

A high performance home in a historic neighborhood –  Located on Coupeville’s  walking tour in the middle of the Ebey’s Landing National Historic Reserve, this home is also in one of Western Washington‘s sunniest locations. The finished home is “net-zero,” Built-Green (certified 5-star) and …

Tibetan Buddhist Stupa

This Tibetan Buddhist stupa at Whidbey Island’s Earth Sanctuary is one of only a few in North America.  It is rooted in a system of sacred design that spans thousands of years.  Stupas function as both time capsules (preserving the teachings within them) and…

Si View Restoration

This beautiful national park style community center has served North Bend for generations and was showing its age. We helped to restore the exterior so that it can continue its mission well into the future.  Later, when the park district redeveloped the grounds and…

Bayview Hall

Our historic Bayview Hall has long been in need of some modern upgrades.  We helped to conceive a vision of what it can look like if we reinvest in it for future generations.

Clinton Beach

Clinton Beach provides a new civic gateway to southern Whidbey Island.  From art to ecology, native plants to civic action, it embodies many of the qualities found in this unique community.

Good Cheer Garden

The thought of establishing a food garden at the local food bank (and we do mean local – it’s across the street!) made so much sense to us that we promptly dove in.  We have been delighted to watch it grow into a thriving…

South Whidbey Playground

Sandwiched in the middle of South Whidbey’s soccer fields, this park provides some shelter from the elements and a play area for kids of all ages.

Bath House

The sound of falling water lends a peaceful overtone to this Japanese style bath house.  One gains entrance through a small cloister garden before arriving at the inner courtyard where a bath, sauna and outdoor shower encircle the nearby pond.

Beverly Beach Bungalow

A classic bungalow with a twist, this home blends naturally into the surrounding landscape. The traditional styling and attention to detail add to the timeless feel.  

Coastal Retreat

This home was designed to be both a retreat and a place of gathering.  Intimate nooks contrast the large central area and outdoor rooms.  Copper, stone and natural wood are apparent throughout.  

Fireseed Kitchen

This old farmhouse needed a complete re-work of the kitchen and living spaces.  Home to two professional cooks and an in-motion lifestyle, the new layout allows for activities to flow easily in and around

Methow Valley Cabin

Perched on the north rim of the Methow valley, this cabin reflects its rugged surroundings.  Its intimate scale is enhanced by the immensity of the landscape.  A visit to the south porch puts you in the middle of it all.