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

Something bad happened. OK. The Importance of Error Messages June 24, 2015 - Error messages can easily be overlooked when a page or web-based tool is being created. Sometimes the placeholders for error messages are still there when a page or tool has been published—this can lead to confusion. Other times, the message appears … Read more...
gery-left-big Web Calipers – Part 3 – Techniques and Technology May 28, 2015 - This is the third part of our three part series on Web Calipers. The 1st post was on the history and purpose of Web Calipers. The 2nd post was on how to use Web Calipers including short-cut keys and bookmarking instructions. … Read more...
gery-left-big Web Calipers – Part 2 – How To May 20, 2015 - This is the second post in a three part series. Part 1 went over the history of the purpose of Calipers. Part 3 goes over the techniques and technologies that went into creating Web Calipers. Use But Don’t Install With … 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

dr evermor art park sign Trash to Treasure: Dr. Evermor’s Art Park August 24, 2015 - While visiting Madison, Wisconsin earlier this summer, the fam and I found ourselves with a rare “no plans day.” After consuming copious amounts of spicy cheese bread at the Capital Square Farmer’s Market, we headed to Dr. Evermor’s Art Park … Read more...
leslie Adventures in Swiss Design August 18, 2015 - Design. Design is everywhere. It can be found in the mugs from which we drink our morning coffee. It’s evident in the packages we choose at the grocery store. And for me, it influences many aspects of my life. The … Read more...
noel Why did I become a graphic designer? July 30, 2015 - Fatherhood. So, I recently became a father.  Which has inspired me to look closely at my life, and start asking a lot of questions.  I’m finding that many of those questions have parallels that relate to work as a graphic … Read more...