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Grit City Baking Company

It’s schematic but it’s coming soon!  This exciting wholesale and direct to consumer bakery, which will host a coffee bar serving Valhalla Coffee, will be coming to Tacoma’s Hilltop Neighborhood … Continue reading

March 20, 2017

Faith Lutheran Preschool-1st Grade

It’s always really exciting when you starting putting “pen to paper” in this business.  In this case, and in today’s times, this pen to paper really becomes “plan to modeling.” … Continue reading

September 1, 2016

Mullen Maxi – Revision 2

Any project undergoes multiple revisions as you proceed through the design, permitting, bidding, and construction process.  The key is to reduce the number of revisions at each stage. As you … Continue reading

June 2, 2016

House W2

This project was an addition and renovation to a single-family home.  The owners often gather with a large group of family and friends and were in need of additional space. … Continue reading

June 2, 2016

Mullen Maxi – Revision 1

As we move to complete the permitting process and begin the bid phase, the design of the house becomes more cohesive.  You can see the windows begin to evolve to … Continue reading

March 21, 2016

Mullen Maxi

Personal projects for most designers, are I believe, inherently difficult.  We come across and dream up so many ideas.  When designing for a client, we use your vision which guides … Continue reading

January 26, 2016

HOUSE K1

This is a single family residential addition designed while working for office G|O in Tacoma, Washington. The client had one child with a second on the way and was looking … Continue reading

September 18, 2015