SHIPLEYDESIGN is a boutique design firm which aspires to envision and create memorable, culturally appropriate developments with lasting value. We believe that environmental awareness is key to great design solutions and we must listen to the land for an appropriate response. We seek to work with like minded client's to develop sustainable and appropriate design solutions. SHIPLEYDESIGN was established during the in 1998, we are a start up...with over 30 years of relevant experience, it is our passion for great design that set's us apart. All of the images shown have been created under the direction of Carl Shipley as Director of Architecture Design at Semple Brown, UP Architects, and as

Founder and Director of Design @ SHIPLEYDESIGN.

Intuitive. Knowledge of construction standards, trends, and expectations.

With over 30 years of architectural experience across US, we offer a broad perspective on viable planning and design. Our approach respects the values and heritage of each site, but also aims to introduce new horizons in line with local standards.


Value. Time-tested systems of Quality, Efficiency and Professional Delivery.

Over the past decade, we have excelled with the latest in communication and project delivery technologies, minimizing the inherent inefficiencies of international coordination.  We have organized our practice around responsiveness and flexibility, allowing us to scale resources swiftly and appropriately with various projects, thus maximizing value for our clients.


Experience. Over 30 years of experience, utilizing creative talent from the world’s top design firms. The founder of SHIPLEYDESIGN has invaluable experience collectively The team has the values, the discipline, and the know-how required to execute award winning projects. 

Innovative.                     Contextual.                   Timeless.                    Deliberate.

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Private Residence

Evergreen, CO


Private Residence

Newport Beach, CA