Recent Work by Abel Zyl at Zyl Vardos

Abel Zyl has been creating whimsical tiny structures since the beginning of the modern tiny house movement, and is a founding member of the American Tiny House Association. You can find all his work on the Zyl Vardos website. Below are recent photos that he posted on Instagram.  If you want one of his homes you’ll have to get in line – as you can imagine, his work is in high demand.

Abel Zyl Zyl Vardos Dewdrop Tiny House Zyl Vardos Fortune Cookie V2 Tiny House

The Fortune Cookie is one of his more recognizable designs. This one is new and improved.

Zyl Vardos Fortune Cookie V2 Tiny House

He’s known for his custom round windows.

Zyl Vardos Interior of the Fuchsia House


Zyl Vardos Kitchen in Moon Dragon Tiny House

Looks like a cozy home.

Zyl Vardos Stairs in The Ampersand House

Above: Stairs in the house pictured below.

Zyl Vardos The Ampersand House Zyl Vardos The Bianca Caravan

A true bardo, love the curved walls. Love the Dutch door.

Zyl Vardos The Fuchsia House

Amazing woodwork above and below.

Zyl Vardos The Music House

If you want to experience a Zyl Vardos tiny house yourself, this one might still be at the The Caravan, Tiny House Hotel, in Portland, Oregon.

Zyl Vardos The Pacifica Tiny House at Caravan – The Tiny House Hotel, in Portland, OR


Zyl Vardos The Pinafore House