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Take a walk on the TALL side.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be the owner of a small (read: new and hungry) architecture firm?  "Hmm...never thought about it," you might say or perhaps, "Yes! Tell me, please!  I've been dying to know!"  Well, whichever way you answered, step into our world for a moment. 

7 AM 

We step out of the Airstream, stretch our legs, and take a deep breath to prepare for the day ahead. 

We step out of the Airstream, stretch our legs, and take a deep breath to prepare for the day ahead. 

7:02 AM

Bert, or Roberta as she is known in more formal circles, greets us with a wagging tail (the reason she is so blurry) and a big personality. 

Bert, or Roberta as she is known in more formal circles, greets us with a wagging tail (the reason she is so blurry) and a big personality. 

7:10 AM

Madison on the left (a little cream with her espresso) Mark on the right (simple and bold).

Madison on the left (a little cream with her espresso) Mark on the right (simple and bold).

8 AM

First cut of the day and we are up and running.  

First cut of the day and we are up and running.  

9:30 AM

2nd and 3rd and a millionth cut-probably the least favorite tool in our toolbox. 

2nd and 3rd and a millionth cut-probably the least favorite tool in our toolbox. 

11 AM

Custom millwork for a client...a great lesson in working with MDF. 

Custom millwork for a client...a great lesson in working with MDF. 

12 PM

Assembling the final piece of the puzzle.

Assembling the final piece of the puzzle.

2 PM

Potential client meetings are always fun but they are even better with a view like this. 

Potential client meetings are always fun but they are even better with a view like this. 

3 PM

When you own a small business, meetings with your lawyer are a must.  Reading contracts?  A great lesson in patience!  Look on the bright side people!

When you own a small business, meetings with your lawyer are a must.  Reading contracts?  A great lesson in patience!  Look on the bright side people!

4 PM

Reading over those pesky documents is always easier with a late afternoon cinnamon roll and cannoli.  Thanks French Kiss Pastries!

Reading over those pesky documents is always easier with a late afternoon cinnamon roll and cannoli.  Thanks French Kiss Pastries!

5:32 PM

Sketching and more coffee.  Back to the studio with the hope of gaining a new client!

Sketching and more coffee.  Back to the studio with the hope of gaining a new client!

7 PM

At the end of every day we thank our lucky stars for the opportunity to pursue what we love in a place that we love. 

At the end of every day we thank our lucky stars for the opportunity to pursue what we love in a place that we love. 

Want to get a more hands on feel for how we operate and what makes us tick?  Give us a call or stop by the studio! 

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