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Custom Residential
Historic & Traditional
Interior Design
Landscape Architecture
Multifamily & Mixed-Use
Volunteer Park Residence Refresh – Board & Vellum
Returning Everyday Comfort to a Historic Home

Volunteer Park Residence Refresh

Previously a bed and breakfast, this stately historic home returns to family home with an extensive interior remodel that celebrates its original style and elevates its everyday comfort.

Snoqualmie Valley View Home – Board & Vellum

Snoqualmie Valley View Home | Photo by Cindy Apple

An Interior & Exterior Home Transformation

Snoqualmie Valley View Home

With sweeping views of the Snoqualmie Valley and the forests around Fall City, this home was updated to suit modern family life.

Bold Interiors Balancing Modern & Traditional

Judkins Park Jewelbox Victorian

Rescuing and revitalizing a damaged historic home with creative colors and a surprising blend of styles.

Stellar Apartments at 1405 Dexter, Seattle, WA – Board & Vellum
Multifamily Housing in South Lake Union

Stellar Apartments

An efficient, yet distinctive design, this new apartment building responds to its transit-oriented location without blending in with the crowd.

Mount Baker Historic Craftsman - Before & After Pair – Board & Vellum
Classic Restoration Meets Modern Living

Mount Baker Historic Craftsman

This classic Craftsman home had great bones, but needed a remodel, restoration, and a refresh to take it into its next 100 years, adapted for a modern lifestyle.

On The Boards
Sustainable Living Designed Around Public Life

Stream Overlake Apartments

With a lofty goal of LEED Platinum certification, Stream Overlake seeks to blend highly-sustainable living with family-sized apartment homes in the center of Redmond’s bustling Overlake neighborhood.

New Townhomes Along Greenwood Avenue

Bitter Lake Townhouses

Nestled on a site with a mature tree canopy, this new townhouse development forms a pedestrian-centric community along a busy arterial in North Seattle.

Ghost Owl Farm Sanctuary – Farm Animal Rescue & Horse Sanctuary on Vashon Island – Board & Vellum
Farm Animal & Horse Sanctuary on Vashon Island

Ghost Owl Farm Sanctuary

A sanctuary facility on Vashon Island houses rescued horses and other equines in need of rehabilitation and a safe home.

A Multifamily Interior Refresh with a Lakeside Vibe

The Dock at Surprise Lake

Revitalizing community-focused amenity spaces designed to foster a relaxing sense of place for residents.

If you enjoyed the project glamour shots...

Perhaps you’d like to learn a little more about what we offer and who we are? Great projects don’t appear out of nowhere, they grow from the collaborative efforts of a multidisciplinary team.


Our design services encompass architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture, with teams specializing in projects across the spectrum, from single-family homes to multifamily and mixed-use buildings, and from boutique commercial spaces to civic spaces, like parks. We love designing the integrated fabric of structures, spaces, and places that create vibrant neighborhoods.

Our Team

Over the years, we’ve built a team of passionate architects and designers who not only love the work we do, but love working together. Our enthusiasm translates directly to our projects, and we pair team members with clients and projects we think will be a great fit.

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Board & Vellum receives Just label from the International Living Future Institute, a voluntary reporting tool for social justice and equity indicators in the workplace.

Achieved a Just label from the International Living Future Institute in 2023.

Board & Vellum is honored to be a Gray Awards Finalist for landscape design, earning the recognition for the rooftop garden at the Lucille on Roosevelt.

Honored as a finalist for residential landscape design.

LEED Certified in White

Our team includes LEED-accredited professionals.

Certified Passive House Consultant in White

Our team includes certified Passive House consultants.

NGLCC Certified as LGBT Business Enterprise – Board & Vellum Recognition

A Certified LGBT Business Enterprise Since 2016.

PSBJ’s Top 25 LGBTQ-Owned Businesses 2016 in White

Honoring companies that lead in promoting equality.