Dugmore Design Studio is a small family business providing landscape architecture services since 1994. Pam and Bruce are husband and wife and business partners. We work from our home in Encinitas, California. Pam is a native of San Diego County, while Bruce was raised in Massachusetts, attended graduate school in Pennsylvania and settled in San Diego in 1989.
Bruce H. Dugmore
1981-1984 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Masters Degree, Landscape Architecture
1977-1981 University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bachelor of Science, Environmental Design
1988-1991 Master of Landscape Architecture
California State Polytechnic University at Pomona
1977-1982 Bachelor of Arts
Scandinavian Studies; Physical Geography (minor)
University of California at Berkeley
Bruce H. Dugmore
California Registered Landscape Architect #3365
Pennsylvania Registered Landscape Architect #891-E
Member, American Society of Landscape Architects, National Chapter
Member, American Society of Landscape Architects, San Diego Chapter
California Registered Landscape Architect #3995
Dugmore Design Studio has worked on a variety of projects over the years. We work on both residential private gardens and other types of projects. A few of the highlights of our non-residential projects include:
- The Hamilton’s Children’s Garden at San Diego Botanic Garden (formerly Quail Botanical Gardens).
- Seeds of Wonder Children’s Garden at San Diego Botanic Garden (formerly Quail Botanical Gardens)
- Encinitas Community Use Space Master Plan
- Highway 101 Downtown Encinitas, South Entrance Garden Concept Plan
- San Marcos Landfill Closure Native Habitat Revegetation Plan
- Toyota Carlsbad Dealership Expansion
- Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Encinitas, Master Plan and Bible Garden
- Rancho Penasquitos Courtyard, Historic Landscape Plan
Details about some of our projects can be found at the end of this page under the “Statement of Qualifications” heading.
Private Residential Garden Experience
Much of our annual business is the design of private residential gardens. We provide design services for projects of all sizes from small front entryways to multi-acre estates.
We can provide a full range of design services from concept development to detailed construction documentation and construction observation. Our Scope of Work can be customized to meet your needs.
We work anywhere in San Diego County and beyond. We have completed residential projects in Rancho Santa Fe, Santa Luz, Fairbanks Ranch, Del Mar, La Jolla, North County Coastal, North County inland, South/East County, and Julian.
Please look under “Company Portfolio” for photographs of some of our projects.
Prior Work Experience
Prior to forming our Partnership Bruce worked for two private sector firms in Philadelphia: John Rahenkamp Associates specializing in master plans for large project development; and Coe, Lee, Robinson, Roesch specializing in zoological master plans and exhibit design. In San Diego Bruce worked for Land Design of San Diego specializing in local park design, and spent 7 years with the County of San Diego Planning Department.
Pam, as a graduate student at Cal Poly Pomona, accepted a student internship and later a full time position with the County of San Diego Planning Department. She stayed with the County until 1996 when she left to pursue our partnership business on a full time basis.