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.

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

gery-left-big Reasons You Shouldn’t Use Sprite Sheets May 4, 2016 - Why do some programmers argue for old solutions like sprite sheets when they are far worse? Here are some reasons why you shouldn’t use sprite sheets.
bob-left-big Development tools for responsive web design April 25, 2016 - Development tools for responsive web design are getting better all the time. Unfortunately they are not always obvious. Recently one of my co-workers showed me how Google Chrome has a great tool for showing how a web page responds to … Read more...
gery-left-big The State of Motion Graphics on the Web February 22, 2016 - To understand the state of motion graphics on the web and where we’re headed, we should look at the needs, the solutions, and the tools used to create those solutions.

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 1980s Poster – Fashion April 20, 2016 - This is the last poster of our series.   Background The 1980s. As a designer, I’ve had fun with fashion, especially during the 80s while I was in my 20s and studying design in Cincinnati. Fashion was my most expressive and obvious … Read more...
cindy 1970s POSTER – Useless Facts from 1972 March 30, 2016 - Background The 70s… a period of time that most people associate with “interesting” color palettes, disco, feathered hair, and a departure from the settled times of the past. Being a designer born in the beginning of the 1970s, 1972 specifically, … Read more...
kristi 1960s POSTER – Going Against the Grain March 30, 2016 - Background I’ve always had an itch for going against the grain and speaking up for what I believe in. The 1960s time period spoke to me because I think back then, there was an air of taking controversial issues head … Read more...