Seattle Architecture: the Art of a Custom Gingerbread Village

We mentioned a few weeks ago that that our annual contribution to JDRF’s Gingerbread Village at the Sheraton is on display to the public. This week, we thought we’d give you a closer look at what goes in to this sweet Seattle architecture…and how similar the process is to our residential custom design projects! GHDA …

Sweet Seattle Architecture

It’s undeniable now: the holidays are here. (We hope you enjoyed a full and festive Thanksgiving!). We have a couple favorite holiday traditions at GHDA. One of those is our annual holiday card, and we’ll share this year’s design soon. The other is the JDRF Gingerbread Village, a showcase for Seattle architecture. Each year, our …

The Art of Service

Curtis Gelotte founded his Bellevue architecture firm with one objective: service. Thirty-four years later, that drive for client-oriented service thrives. And it’s the foundation for our future. Today marks a milestone and a celebration. We’re officially launching our new name, our new logo, and our new website. Each new component honors the legacy that Curtis …

Bark Art: Canines and Colleagues

We take our tagline–the art of architecture–seriously. We believe that the better artists we are, the better architects we are. We also don’t mind having a little fun with our art! Each year, Luxe hosts Bark Art–a charity event that brings home design experts together in support of the Assistance League of Seattle’s Operation School …

Gelato, Hummus, & Drinks

  We’re celebrating custom home architect Eric Drivdahl’s new position as a partner at our firm. Last Friday, contractors and clients gathered in the Gelotte Hommas home–our Bellevue office–to celebrate 34 years of design, partnerships, and artistry. We anticipate this event every spring–Gelato and Hummus. It’s our opportunity to connect with the people and the …

You’re Invited!: Gelato, Hummus, and Drinks

Gelotte Hommas Architecture warmly invites you to join us this Friday, March 31, from 3 PM to 6 PM, for an afternoon of gelato, hummus, drinks, and celebration. When looking back over GHA’s history, King County architect Curtis Gelotte reflected that, “Somewhere over the years, it became less about the projects and more about the …

Joy!

Gelotte Hommas Architecture thanks our clients, contractors, and consultants for their thoughtful holiday greetings!

Fantastic Gingerbread Houses and Where to Find Them

‘Tis the season for sweets and traditions, and one of our favorite Gelotte Hommas Architecture traditions has arrived: the Gingerbread Village! This year marks Seattle Sheraton’s 24th annual Gingerbread Village fundraiser. Each year, Sheraton invites their culinary teams and Seattle architecture firms to join forces and craft marvelous confectionary creations. The purpose: to raise funds for …

A Home for Tennis

When our clients dream big, Gelotte Hommas Architecture turns zoning restrictions into creative opportunities.

Cocktails & Mocktails

While we ordinarily spend our days turning our clients’ dream homes into a reality, we also embrace opportunities to flex our creative muscles and apply our skill to other creative ventures. Last week, we traded our drawing boards for 5-by-5-inch cocktail napkins and entered our designs into the Architectural Record Cocktail Napkin Sketch Contest. The …