Set amidst the towering pines of Colorado’s gold country, a couple and their girls return to the hills they grew up in. The home is envisioned as a simple and durable yet elegant mountain home. The site, a former mining claim, slopes steeply to the south and the home reaches out to capture the surrounding […]Read more "Zip Trail"
Tucked in to the Juniper and Pinon, this home overlooks the canyons and slickrock surrounding Boulder, Utah. The design uses local, natural, and fire resistant materials to blend in to the landscape. An efficient plan layout and accordion patio doors allow this small home to maximize the indoor-outdoor relationship. Boulder, Utah | 2019Read more "Black Boulder Mesa"
An elevated escape from the city and the desert. This family retreat roots down in the rocky hillside and climbs in to the timbers for views of the Front Range. Idaho Springs, CO | 2021Read more "Mountain Goat Lookout"
A humble home amidst the juniper and lava rock… This single level home for a painter and a composer, both with roots in dance, celebrates the beauty of the surrounding landscape by sitting in quiet reverence. Low slung hip roofs harken to oriental and native structures. Native rock grounds and shelters wide and low spaces, […]Read more "Cougar Draw"
Rising from the pine forest, this small modern home overlooks a deep alpine valley in Central Colorado. The form originates in the golden ratio and celebrates its elemental materials. The exposed board-formed concrete base protects against deep snow accumulation in the winter. Charred cedar planks (shou sugi ban) wrap the home and provide durability and fire […]Read more "The Hideaway"
Overlooking the Virgin River, this modest home captures big views and embraces the desert grit right up to the door step. 2010 | Virgin, UT | 1,200 SF Project Manager for Stempel Form, PCRead more "Desert View Home"