A client asked us for a pot for the beginning of their front walk. We thought a pot would be too dominate. Instead, we suggested a simple piece of art. Knowing they are horse lovers, we designed and fabricated a sphere made of horseshoes.
The scope of this project was to create a low maintenance and dramatic entrance, define the auto-court, preserve the existing walls and screen the neighbor’s house to the south. We accomplished this with three well placed pots of clumping bamboo. I love using pots because they are sculptural, they are opportunities for color, and they work well [...]
Conner sported his holiday gear yesterday after winning the office ugliest Christmas sweater contest. Conner has a degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Washington and works on the construction crew for Scot Eckley Inc. In his free time, Conner enjoys playing basketball and is currently volunteering as the assistant coach at his former [...]
I was in Idaho a few weeks ago setting very large boulders at a cabin where we’re helping with the landscape. Roger, the general contractor, has a great crew who assisted me. Hats-off to Cody and Jake. I really appreciated the care they took in protecting the rocks (notice the pieces of carpet) from potential [...]
This year we helped one of our clients decorate for fall with large display of beautiful pumpkins and gourds. We also built some not-so-scary scarecrows to greet the clients each day. This was a blast and it really got us in the Halloween spirit!
Pick up a copy of Gray Magainze April-May 2012 issue to read about SEI’s award winning residential design! “Imagine writing a short story to describe each destination in your landscape. That’s how landscape designer Scot Eckley of Seattle-based Scot Eckley, Inc. approached a project to renovate a mismatched series of patios, decks, and terraces [...]
Join us to see the creative design of Scot and Team Balance!! Thursday, May 24, 20126:00 PM – 9:00 PM Barkitecture 2012 Seattle Design Center Atrium Join Luxe Interiors + Design and Seattle Design Center in celebrating the creation of 10 unique dog houses and gardens constructed by Seattle’s best architects, builders, interior designers and landscape professionals. Seattle’s [...]
Scot Eckley served as a judge for SH&L’s 2010 Home of the Year.