Space for Life


Gardens to connect people and the places they live


Our work explores how we can live closer to nature where it matters most, at home. We believe a garden can be both an aesthetic pleasure as well as valuable habitat for all forms of life. By inviting nature back into our lives we feel more connected, grounded and alive.

Seed Studio creates spaces to foster these experiences, seeking a design language local to your unique place. Along the way our creative process clarifies the possibilities, helping you make effective design choices. We partner with a range of craftsmen and builders, providing support throughout the construction process.

A garden is truly a collaboration with and for life. Our goal is to have the greatest possible positive impact through our work. We are proud partners with 1% for the Planet, joining a community of businesses by contributing a portion of our earnings to non-profits such as The Nature Conservancy of California, Pollinator Partnership, and the California Native Plant Society.



Steve has worked in the landscape design field for over 15 years. Equally inspired by the natural world and great design, Seed Studio is the culmination of his experience in the disciplines of landscape, architectural and ecological design.

He received a Bachelors of Landscape Architecture from the University of Georgia in 2000. He later completed an Ecological Design degree from the San Francisco Institute of Architecture and most recently earned a Permaculture Design Certificate at the Occidental Arts & Ecology Center.




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