Open Envelope Studio is a boutique landscape design and build studio based in Austin, TX. We specialize in modern outdoor living spaces and custom steel work. We pride ourselves on developing deep relationships with our clients, bettering lives through the built environment.
The Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center held a design competition for 10 forts to be exhibited in their arboretum from September 2018 to February 2019. Our Blanket Fort design was awarded one of the coveted Fortlandia spots. Our fort ended up in a different site than in our design proposal, tucked under a canopy with each tent narrowly missing each branch, as if the fort and tree grew together. We were thrilled that a) our design actually fit under there! and b) it felt inte