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08 NOV 18 | INTRODUCING CESAR

WELCOME, CESAR Cesar Gellido joined the WORKSHOP8 team in August of 2018 and has since taken the lead as the Job Captain for the renovation of the Olin Hotel Apartments. BACKGROUND Cesar came to the U.S. following his childhood in the Philippines, where he was raised by a tight-knit extended family. Being raised in a […]

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28 OCT 18 | CONCRETE JUNGLES

Urban Markets I am returning to the office after a long weekend in Chicago and am still on a “city high.” The older I get the more admiration and respect I have for large cities. Amongst the many reasons, here are my top contenders: The close proximity to every place you’d want to be urges one […]

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18 OCT 18 | Meet Matthew

Welcome, Matthew! Matthew joined the WORKSHOP8 team in June of this year as an architectural designer. He is a proud Colorado native and recently graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a degree in environmental design and an emphasis in architecture. While he celebrates his undergraduate degree, he is making plans to continue his […]

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08 OCT 18 | Hey Mitch!

Welcome, Mitch! Welcome our newest team member, Mitch Deans! Mitch is the first in his family to be an aspiring architect, but he is not the first to devote his life to the field (his ancestors, being original Mormon pioneers, lived and died building the imposing grey temple that sits in the center of Salt […]

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28 SEPT 18 | Happy Anniversary Marcel!

Cheers! To The Real MVP No, not “Mowhawk Validation Person” or “Motor Vehicle Producer”, although fitting. Today marks the 4th year anniversary for Marcel, Vice President of WORKSHOP8! In celebration of his start date, let’s look back to celebrate his first day on the job here with WORKSHOP8. Project Manager Marcel is an integral member of […]

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18 AUG 18 | Design Never Stops

чему я научилась ат  WORKSHOP8 [ Translation ] What I learned at WORKSHOP8 In May 2018 I came to WORKSHOP8 to gain experience working as an architectural designer. Knowing it would be a short summer before the first year for my Master’s program would begin, WORKSHOP8 welcomed me with open arms and put me right […]

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8 AUG 18 | Celebr8te!

Hip Hip Hooray! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! 8/8/18 | It’s International WORKSHOP8 Day!  The best day of the year is here! As we celebrate another ring around the sun I wanted to bring you up to speed with the goings-on at our studio over the past 12 months. Check out our portfolio of completed projects, projects […]

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28 JULY 18 | Ghost Images

Scanning The Olin Hotel Apartments The Olin Hotel In 1925 the Olin Hotel was one of Denver’s luxury hotels located in the historic neighborhoods of Capitol Hill. A lush courtyard enclosed by wrought iron fencing lured one into a grand ballroom, where decorative tile, copper light fixtures, and a grand piano set for a lavish […]

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18 JULY 18 | Introducing Megan Stanley

Meet Megan! I’m pleased to introduce you to one of our new team members.  Megan graduated in 2017 from the University of Colorado Denver with a Bachelors of Science in Architecture, and a minor in Sustainability and joined the WORKSHOP8 team in May. Designer & Artist   Coming from a family of woodworkers, carpenters and […]

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8 JULY 18 | THE LUCK OF THE IRISH

8 DAYS IN IRELAND I was invited to attend a destination wedding last month that took place in Ireland. Since it had been a while since I’ve traveled abroad, my girlfriend and I decided to extend our stay to explore more of the region. I had always wanted to drink a Guinness right from the […]

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18 JUNE 18 | W8 Has A New Teammate

Meet Our New Studio Manager, Maris! Maris came to Boulder after receiving her B.A. Cum Laude from George Mason University, 15 miles within the metropolitan area of Washington. She majored in Communications and Urban Geography in hopes to pursue a career in sustainable urban development. Although a Virginian at heart, she knew after graduation she was headed […]

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8 APR 18 | Boulder FUNdraisers

Support Boulder-Based Non-Profits Hey ya’ll! Maris here — the newest member to the WORKSHOP8 team. Let me just start by saying, I am so excited to be a part of this creative and collaborative environment. In the future, I look forward to sharing with you all insight on some exciting projects happening around here. I’ll save […]

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8 MAR 18 | news from the Gateway

Gateway at Sun Valley For the last few months, our studio has had the feeling of a kid’s dreamland of legos, play dough, and finger paint, but the version for grown up design geeks (because basically, that’s what we are). We’ve had to amp up the snack supply around the office because we’ve all been spending a little extra time […]

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8 FEB 18 | Color in some LOVE

Happy Valentine’s Day! Every year around this time, our office is buzzing with the excitement of our favorite holiday, Valentine’s Day. And each year we try to outdo the last by sending something creative and full of fun and love out to our friends! This year, we decided to commemorate our office mascot, Toby the Octopus, […]

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8 JAN 18 | The Yearly 8s

Happy January 8th! If you are a follower of our newsletters you will know that out first of the year indulges my habit of taking pictures of 8s. This years 8s are all from the trip Brandy, Carmen and I took to London and Amsterdam last summer. I share my birthday (today!) with a few […]

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18 DEC 17 | Happy Holidays!!!

Happy Holidays from WORKSHOP8! Last week we had our WORKSHOP8 holiday party–from the delicious food, white elephant gift exchange, and amazing cocktails to the gift of matching WORKSHOP8 pajamas, it was a blast!   We wish you and yours a fantastic holiday season and a great 2018!   18 December 2017 FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

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08 NOV 17 | Awards!!!

W8 wins awards! Sometimes projects come along that you immediately recognize as ones that are unique, have a lot of potential for exciting design, and get your creative juices flowing. For me, the Stanley Marketplace was such a project. Three years ago, when I started at WORKSHOP8 as a project manager, Stanley was my first […]

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28 OCT 17 | Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from all of us at WORKSHOP8! spooky architectural photography by Patrick Paden THANKS FOR READING Patrick Paden, Architectural Designer 28 October 2017 FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

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18 OCT 17 | AIA 2017

W8 goes to AIA Colorado! Two weeks ago, the whole studio went to Keystone for the annual conference of the Colorado chapter of AIA (American Institute of Architects) where we all learned a TON, had a blast, won some prizes, and got left behind by Joseph on the Friday morning bike ride. Here is everyone’s takeaways from the […]

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8 OCT 17 | MoM 2017

Month of Modern has arrived! October’s celebration of all things Modern in Boulder has begun!   Who doesn’t love a party? And who doesn’t love a party about design? If you’re like us (and I know we are), then you’re probably pretty stoked at the start of the Month of Modern. WORKSHOP8 is one of the sponsors […]

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