Photo. Daniel Nadelbach
Who we are
We design elegant adaptable structures that conserve resources while serving their occupants and the environment.
We build beautiful high-performance homes with natural building materials that contribute to a sustainable lifestyle and future.
Scott Cherry is a carpenter and the founder of Lightfoot. Scott began working as a carpenter on Earthen Architecture in 1991. You will often find Scott on the job sites engaged in the field and connecting with each client in person.
We do ground-up construction of new buildings and specialize in using optimized natural building methods.
Our team offers considered collaborative design services from complete projects to small design elements.
Our design team works closely with the Historic Preservation Division to create the least invasive and most beneficial methods to preserve the character and extend the
longevity of a historic buildings in the Santa Fe area.
2020- Parade of Homes, Grand Hacienda
2020- Parade of Homes, Most Innovative
2018- Recognition of outstanding service as President of the Board of Directors
2017- Parade of Homes, Exceptional Integration of Old & New in Historic Remodel
2017- Parade of Homes, Best Craftsmanship
2017-Santa Fe Home Builder Association, Green Builder of the Year