e. k. smith landscape design was founded in 1987 in Pittsburgh, PA by noted landscape designer, Elise Keely. Elise approaches every new project with a commitment to creativity, exceptional workmanship and client service and strives to create fabulous gardens that meet her client's expectations. Clients are involved in every step of the process, including working with Elise to learn about horticulture and its intricacies. e. k. smith landscape design is committed to creating landscapes and gardens in Pittsburgh that are not only appropriate to the site, but are also architecturally sensitive. Elise is determined to design projects that will mature properly, keeping the future in mind for her clients and their gardens.