Studio Shed Blog

Sarah Designs Her Dream Space

Lack of time and studio space had caused Sarah J. to put her creative endeavors on hold. “I craved creative space,” said the Austin-based therapist and sculptor. “I envisioned a really beautiful architectural spot, a modern, forward-thinking place. We had room in our backyard to build something just for me, but I wasn’t sure how to create it,”

A Modern Shed at Home in Historic Neighborhood

For nine years, abstract painter Rush Beam shuttled his art supplies from one random tight space to another, borrowing closet, storage and guest bedroom spaces from friends, first in Davidson, NC, then in San Francisco. When he moved back to North Carolina for a position in Durham related to his career in youth ministry, his wife Erin agreed that an…

A Designer’s Eye for Detail

California interior/exterior designer Kathryn McCormack looked at the typical one-story 1950s bungalow in the Mesa neighborhood of Santa Barbara and saw the future. Just five doors from the bluffs overlooking the Pacific, with good bones, it was perfect. She bought it and set about changing… well, everything. Incredibly her whole house re-design was kicked off by the Studio Shed she…

Eric’s Excellent Getaway: A Backyard Gym-in-a-Shed

Anyone who works from home knows how important it is and how tough it can be to “get away” now and then. For Eric Landek of Redwood City, California, the solution was to get away without actually going anywhere! No gearing up, no time wasted traveling to and from, before heading back to work refreshed and raring to go. Eric’s

Writer Seeks Quiet Private Space, 20-second Commute

Theirs was a classic case of “now what?” Marco and Kayla Morelli loved their 1,000 square foot, 2-bedroom house in a wonderful downtown neighborhood in Longmont, Colo. From the get-go, the property gave them everything they wanted: charm, location, a long deep backyard, friends nearby and a friendly five minute walk to the many restaurants, coffee shops, library and parks…

A Music Studio of His Own

Today, happily married for 20 years, with two boys aged 13 and 10, he juggles family life with regular nighttime gigs at local jazz clubs plus a full-time, non-music daytime career. But drummers need to drum, and that’s not always compatible with sharing a small house with a young family…

Artist’s Studio Adds Charm Plus Comfort

“I tried to find another rental but everything was too expensive and I didn’t want to share. So I started looking online for build-your-own garden sheds,” says Maria. “I quickly realized I wanted someone else to build it for me. That’s when I found Studio Shed. The right price. The right space. Once I ordered, I was impressed with how quickly everything happened.”…