Author Archives: Emily Russell

Emily Russell provides landscape architecture, design, and consulting services to Bremerton, Poulsbo, Port Orchard, Bainbridge Island, Gig Harbor, Port Townsend and Seattle.

Welcome to our newest team member!!

Russell Design Source would like to welcome our newest member Joseph Long to the team! Joseph has just completed his 4th year in the Landscape Architecture curriculum at the University of Georgia’s College of Environment and Design, and is completing his summer practicum with us. He has a huge interest in the plants and landscapes […]

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Welcome REI

By now, most of those living on the Kitsap Peninsula know that REI has opened the doors of their newest store in Silverdale, WA.  I was honored to provide the Landscape Architecture services for this project. Interestingly, the original building was reduced in size, allowing space for a rain garden.  With all of the building’s […]

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Bremerton Teen Center

Do you know about the South Puget Sound Boys and Girls Club Teen Center being built in Bremerton?  Such a cool project and I was honored to be part of the team as Landscape Architect.  The landscape will be installed shortly.  Take a peek at the project here.  I’ll post photos asap!

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Laurie Residence

Project in the works! Manette, WA

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What sets me apart?

I was asked today during a meeting with colleague and friend Liz from EB Color what I think sets me apart from all the other Landscape Architects? What is my niche? Good question. I do this work because it makes me really, really happy to make my clients happy. And if the client’s site functions […]

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What is a landscape architect?

I saw this today on LinkedIn and thought it was an interesting explanation of what we do as Landscape Architects.  

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My Studio

A collection of images featuring my studio and launch party.  Photos by Calima Portraits.

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