The cardboard cottage

We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again – we just love our community and getting involved. That in mind, when The Bear Creek School approached us for a procurement item for their annual auction, needless to say we were thrilled! Almost as soon as we decided to accept we started to consider what we …

New year – New blog design!

Happy 2012 everyone! Last year was great and now this year is going to be even better. We redesigned out website last year, and as 2012 came closer we thought maybe our blog could use some sprucing up as well. So – TADA! Here it is! Here are a few of the new features: Easier …

Celebrating 2011: Our Favorite Posts

The new year is almost upon us, which means 2011 is coming to a close quickly. In order to properly celebrate 2011 and welcome the coming of 2012, we have rounded up some of our personal favorite posts from this past year. We covered a wide variety of topics including, building green, new trends and …

The History of Gelotte Hommas Holiday Cards

If you have ever worked with Gelotte Hommas before, you probably know that receiving a holiday card from us is normal. However, those of you haven’t yet worked with us might not know the history behind receiving a holiday card in the mail from Gelotte Hommas. The very first Gelotte Hommas holiday card design was in 1986 …

Check Out the Gelotte Hommas Gingerbread Creation

It’s no secret that Gelotte Hommas is capable of creating some breath-taking projects. This season, that includes a gingerbread creation! Gelotte Hommas is participating in the 2011 JDRF Gingerbread Villageand need your help. If you haven’t taken a look at the beautiful gingerbread creation done by Gelotte Hommas, prepare to be amazed, its like no other …

Join us for our first ever Twitter chat – #archIQ

Have you ever wished that you could corner an architect and ask them whatever you wanted for a half an hour? Well you are going to get that chance on Tuesday November 29th from 6:30 – 7:00 PM PST. Gelotte Hommas will be hosting a live chat on Twitter responding to any and all questions that you may …

The New Gelotte Hommas Website is Live!

We’ve already told you that we’re making changes to our website, but now we’re happy to announce that the new website is up and running! This is a great chance for you to re-familiarize yourself with Gelotte Hommas and our projects, as well as to learn about our new ideas and projects. The new Gelotte Hommas website, …

Winners of the 2011 Solar Decathlon Rejoice in Their Energy Efficient Triumph

Last year in October we discussed some of the happenings at the 2010 Solar Decathlon, an “annual collegiate competition that focuses on solar power and green building techniques”, and how the topic of responsive architecture was discussed. If you’re unfamiliar with the competition, teams work on a project for two years with goals in mind as they build …

Enjoy a Family Model Making Workshop in Seattle

Earlier this week we officially announced arc i tek, our youth program to be held in conjunction with the Seattle Architecture Foundation. While we know that you’re excited, we didn’t want to leave you waiting for wonderful kid friendly activities involving a passion for architecture. If you want to get into something right now, try …

Announcing Our New Initiative, Arc i tek

We’ve been hinting and teasing about a new program with Gelotte Hommas that would be coming down the pipeline. We offer thanks to everyone for their patience while awaiting the news, and we’re happy to say that we can finally announce arc i tek! Arc i tek will be a youth based program in which Gelotte Hommas …