Huzzah! The best day of the year is here again! To celebrate this momentous occasion, we wanted to share with you some things you maybe did not know about WORKSHOP8, as well as bring you up to date with current going-ons at our studio over the past 12 months.
STUFF WE’VE DONE FOR FUN
participated in Tour de Cure • built a chair • completed the Triple Bypass • attended the Stanley Family Dinner • attended the AIA Conference in Keystone where we drank a little too much and flirted with Kai-Uwe Bergmann • participated in a Cyclist 4 Colorado fundraiser to raise money for flood victims in Lyons • visited the Schluter Plant in Montreal • participated in the Month of Modern • celebrated Colorado Architecture Month
STUFF WE’VE DONE FOR MONEY
successfully completed our first public art installation. . . SUMMER IS. . . at DAM • helped Jamestown recover after the flood by designing a brand new fire station for their volunteer fire department • assisted two affordable housing providers win 9% LIHTC funding for their projects: Spring Creek and 3116 Alameda • designed a beautiful office for Juniper Wealth Advisors • did the site planning and conceptual design for flood replacement housing in Lyons — unfortunately, it was not passed by the voters • designed the logo and business cards for Casita Brewing Company
ON THE BOARDS
development services for a new office for Accent on Independence
conceptual design for a new wedding / event space Fort Collins
building identity for two buildings in the Mariposa neighborhood
street banners for 10th Street Promenade in Denver
Casita Brewery @ The Stanley
several single family homes including a flood replacement, Habitat house
new steps for a historic church in downtown Boulder
public art for City of Boulder
a couple of affordable housing rehab projects
W8 NEW FACES
BEST COMPLIMENTS WE’VE RECEIVED
OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS
“This is f***ing awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1”
— Developer of multifamily housing —
“WORKSHOP8 could be designing million dollar homes in Boulder, but instead they design affordable housing. They should be commended.”
— City of Longmont Commissioner —
Client Appreciation Party on August 29th
(if you are a client, look for your evite in your in box)
Painting a mural in Boulder sometime before the weather gets cold
Month of Modern in October
AIA Convention in October
WHY IS TODAY WORKSHOP8 DAY?
Because it’s 8/8 of course!
WHAT DOES THE 8 IN WORKSHOP8 STAND FOR?
Our 8 Values!
artistry | collaboration | exploration | integrity | leadership | passion | sustainability | viability
THANKS FOR READING
See you next WORKSHOP8 Day!
and remember. . .
Brandy LeMae the Managing Partner and the Creative Director of WORKSHOP8. She attended her 30 year high school reunion in Lyons this summer, her daughter starts high school at Boulder High this month, and she just got her fourth tattoo two days ago.