Which way do you think?

We are a mix of creative right brain thinkers and technical left brain thinkers specializing in print and digital media.
Together we are HB Design.
This blend reflects the logical beauty of our graphic design.

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Our Portfolio

design + technology

We've been practicing the art of timeless design for over 30 years. Our creative services include both print work such as infographics and design systems, and digital work like web sites and motion graphics. We listen, understand your vision, and create results.

clients + industries

Our clients range from large corporations to small startups and nonprofits, and they’re in industries that include healthcare, high tech, wineries, and apparel.

phone + email

Let's begin working together

503.944.1000

info@hbdesign.com

CONTACT US

At HB Design, we listen to what our clients say
and even to what they don’t say.
All in the pursuit of developing long-lasting relationships,
measurable results, and a strong design strategy.

OUR BLOG

posts + conversations

We left brain thinkers at HB Design are actually a very chatty group but only a few actually understand what we have to say. Get some great details about technology at
our HB Blogside.

blogside
HB Blogside

bob-left-big WordPress as a CMS March 24, 2015 - By now, almost everyone who wants or has a web site has heard about WordPress. Originally a blogging platform, it has evolved into one of the most popular content management systems (CMS). It is relatively easy to install, easy to … Read more...
email-campaign-which-way-do-you-think Building and Launching the New HBDesign.com from a Technical Perspective March 9, 2015 - Redesigning and launching a new web site is a daunting task with many things to take into consideration. One of the key considerations for us was to bring our web site up-to-date from both a design and a technology perspective. … Read more...
p413051opt Web Page Load Times and Image Optimization February 10, 2015 - One of the most important aspects of an effective web site is site performance—specifically how fast a page loads. Slow-loading pages lead to high bounce rates. (Bounce rates are people leaving your site.) While there are a lot of factors … Read more...

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Our Portfolio

graphic design {HB style}

Our innovative and brilliant
solutions make our
clients look like rock stars
while our streamlined processes make their lives easier.

clients big {and small}

We’ve worked with brands
you’ve heard of and
brands you haven’t, and we treat them all the same.

portland info {arizona too}

Let’s start making your job easier

503.944.1000

info@hbdesign.com

CONTACT US

We love what we do.
From solving complicated
design problems, to developing code
that streamlines a process,
it’s all part of
creating great design.

OUR BLOG

our opinions {and expertise}

We right brain thinkers at HB Design are passionate about design, and in between contemplating font sizes and pondering color choices, we like to share our thoughts. Join us at
our HB Blogside.

blogside
HB Blogside

leslie Where Do Great Ideas Come From? March 17, 2015 - As graphic designers, we are in the idea business. We are constantly asked to generate new ideas. Or alter existing ideas. Anyone can come up with a good idea, but where do truly great ideas come from? This is my … Read more...
leslie-left-big Graphic Design Down Under February 24, 2015 - I recently returned from a holiday in New Zealand. The country is visually stunning! I was overwhelmed by the natural beauty countrywide, and I was also taken by the amount of bold, illustrative graphic design that lives almost everywhere. It … Read more...
leslie-left Lessons in Graphic Design December 22, 2014 - Design is found almost everywhere in nature and in things man-made. And when we see good design, we notice it. It speaks to us or resonates with us on some level. Good design is a wonderful thing that people respond … Read more...