The Solaz residence was among the projects in Elizabeth Wright Ingraham's later years, which fell more within the traditional style of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, whom Ingraham studied under. Finding her own path and adapting materials for use to the Colorado environment, Ingraham then shied away from cedar and redwood and shifted to block, stucco, and steel.  Modern Homes in Colorado by Luke Hopping from An Architect in Her Own Wright