Sesshu Design Associates, Ltd

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Tanya Shively, an award-winning interior designer who works with prominent clients in the Scottsdale area and around the country, is Arizona’s foremost authority on green design.

Tanya, who has 21 years of design experience. is an “Accredited Professional” certified in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. Her upcoming book on green design is the latest in her series of publications. She is the author of the book “How to Avoid Interior Design Nightmares,” and the guide entitled: “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Designing Your Dream Home.”

What is Sesshu?
The name Sesshu signifies innovation and passion in powerfully executed designs, characterized by an individuality of outlook. It was inspired by the great 15th Century Japanese artist, Toyo Sesshu.

Our mission is to design extraordinary homes unique to each individual client that are healthy to live in and reflect their personality and lifestyle. We will educate the homeowner about sustainability and offer green design solutions, while maintaining integrity and honesty in our relationships with both clients and vendors.
Innovative, Timeless and Sustainable Interiors
We help you understand your interior design goals from the outset by studying your tastes, preferences and lifestyle to understand your desires.

Each of us at Sesshu Design Associates, Ltd is passionate about bringing beauty into the world by creating a sense of place through quiet, elegant details. Dedicated to crafting spaces that are unique to each client, we blend modern, vintage and antique furniture with refined and unusual color palettes, thus providing fresh, imaginative designs that are truly timeless.



7522 East McDonald Drive
Scottsdale 85250
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