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East-West TeaHouse

— Fine Artisanal Structures for the Home & Garden —




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Gallery:  Original TeaHouse

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Creekside, with 2x2 kotatsu table, roll-up matchstick bamboo blinds + batik hanging
With 3x2 kotatsu table, roll-up matchstick bamboo blinds, and custom hemp roof -
at EarthPlay, 2007

With 2x2 kotatsu table, and deck with custom "Deep Forest" stain - at Lulu Bandha, 2006
On a hillside, with custom "Heartwood" stain, roll-up matchstick bamboo blinds and carved truss infill

In an orange grove, with 2x2 kotatsu table and beaded curtains
Lakeside, with matchstick bamboo blinds and batik hanging

In garden with pond and gathered sheer curtains
With 4x2 kotatsu, batik and shoji screens - in Japanese garden with bamboo and pond

In the corner of a small sculpture garden - with 3x2 kotatsu table
With 3x2 kotatsu table, roll-up matchstick bamboo blinds, and custom hemp roof -
at EarthPlay, 2008

Customized with corrugated "tin" roof and artwork by Carmen Abelleira
As a dining pavilion at the Ojai Valley Inn + Spa - with a large kotatsu and lace curtains

With a 2x2 kotatsu table and roll-up matchstick bamboo blinds
Out on the rock for a seasonal celebration - with a batik hanging

Customized by designer Nina Terzian - profiled in "Coastal Living" May 2006
With custom "Cordovan Brown"stain on deck + structure, and 2x2 kotatsu

A meditation pavilion at Ojai Valley Inn + Spa
- profiled in "Westways," 2007
With 4x2 kotatsu table - customized with shoji screens + truss carvings

Standard stains for the Original TeaHouse - "Pacific Redwood" on the structure, and "Mahogany Flame" on the deck
In a small front garden - with 2x2 kotatsu

In the wind at Burning Man - with a custom art wall, curtains and a 2x2 kotatsu
On a hillside overlook - with a 5x2 kotatsu

In "Sunset" magazine's demonstration garden, Menlo Park, California - profiled in 2007
Customized by designer Ruthie Sommers - profiled in "Coastal Living" May 2006

Gallery:  Wide TeaHouses

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On an overlook - with 3x2 kotatsu table, gauze curtains + custom color stain: "Heartwood"
Near a path in the woods.

With 3x2 kotatsu table, roll-up bamboo blinds, custom redwood deck + hard back wall
In a garden, with 2x2 kotatsu table, gauze curtains, prayer flags + altar

Newly installed, with custom redwood floor boards
As a simple massage pavilion, with roll-up bamboo blinds + custom corners

As a sophisticated massage pavilion, customized with shoji screens, hard walls, doors, truss infills + altar
With custom color stains: "New Cedar" on the sttructure, and "Cordovan Brown" on the deck - outside Lulu Bandha, 2008

Long Wide TeaHouse customized in a Japanese theme, with 3x2 kotatsu table, shoji screens + other details
As a studio, customized with hard walls, doors, truss infills, louvered windows - a second Wide TeaHouse in the background, on the roof

As a home office, customized with hard walls, desks, work space + shelving
As a backyard retreat, with gauze curtains + custom truss infill

Long Wide TeaHouse with cotton canvas walls
As a garden shed, customized with hard walls, extended canopy, ramp + shelves

As a yoga pavilion, customized with hard walls, doors, louvered windows, shelves + altar
Adjacent to backyard hot tub - with custom "New Cedar" stain on deck + structure, and 3x2 kotatsu table

Long Wide TeaHouse, with 3x2 kotatsu table, cushions + furniture
Interior view - with chair + day bed, artwork, prayer flags, and 2x2 kotatsu table as altar

Wide TeaHouse profiled in "Being" magazine - Summer 2005
Interior view as backyard office, customized with hard walls, louvered windows, shelves + work surfaces

Gallery:  Tea Room

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As a lanai - with a zippered screen entrance and custom "Antique Beige" roof + walls
On a wooded hillside - with a "Moon Window" walls + roof in standard green

On a matching custom surround deck, with 4x2 kotatsu, "Moon Window" + zippered walls, and triangular shade sail.
Poolside - with an all "ivory" roof + matching walls in unbleached cotton canvas

As a guest bedroom - with twin beds and "Moon Window" walls
Interior view on Tea Room as lanai - showing zippered entrance + other screen walls

With a custom wall featuring both a zippered entrance and a "Moon Window"
As a backyard retreat - with an all "ivory" roof and matching plain + zippered walls in high-quality marine fabric

Sunset view from inside a Tea Room - with a 4x2 kotatsu table in the foreground
As guest bedroom - with twin beds, "Moon Window" walls, and skylight in roof

On a path in a California grove - standard green roof + walls
Poolside - with custom "Antique Beige" marine fabric on roof + walls, and "Cordovan Brown" stain on structure + deck

Interior view on custom wall that combines a "Moon Window" with a zippered entrance

View of the roof + skylight from inside a
Tea Room

As an outdoor bedroom - with walls, screens + double bed
As a shady backyard sanctuary overlooking a koi pond

As a massage studio - with a custom draw curtain entrance, staircase + ceiling fan
In the garden - with all green roof, custom draw curtains, 5x2 kotatsu, extended cantilevered deck + front step

Detail of custom deck in 2x6 redwood - extended + cantilevered over a pond
With"Moon Window" walls, and a roof in standard green marine fabric, with an ivory skylight at the peak

As a guest bedroom - with a double bed and "Moon Window" walls
Detail of custom "Cordovan Brown" stain for the structure, and "Antique Beige" marine fabric for the roof + walls

Customized by designer Heidi Leiaghat, with furniture, lace curtains + chandelier - profiled in "Coastal Living" May 2006
Poolside on a serene morning - with roof + walls in custom "Antique Beige" marine fabric


For more information about East-West TeaHouse — or to place an order with us — please contact:


East-West TeaHouse

P.O. Box 923 — Ojai, California  93024

Phone:   805-646-7355