Eco Efficient Abode

Crested Butte, CO

SmithWorks has created another distinctive home within the strict guidelines of historic Crested Butte, Colorado.  Clay/straw walls, earthen plaster, natural and non-toxic finishes collectively give this home superior indoor air quality and provide a unique living space.



  • Clay/Straw Walls
  • Timber Frame
  • Earthen Plaster

Crested Butte Mountain Fall


sopris front sunflower plaster


Larsen Truss strawbales


arial 2


exterior plaster 3 mesa


sopris straw





sopris custom door carving



exterior plastering2 mesa


no plaster


sopris upstairs



arial straw clay house

winter straw


knee brace


scratch coat