Harrison Puterbaugh Linkedin

Graphic Designer

“Keeping it simple and effective is the surest way to stick in the minds of your target audience.”

Harrison Puterbaugh is passionate about effective communication and sees his role of visual designer as a kind of translator. It’s important to him to convey information with clarity and efficiency using bold and pithy graphics. With a keen visual eye and his hand-drawing abilities, he has a holistic skillset that includes cutting-edge and traditional creative techniques. Known as a great colleague to bounce ideas off or workshop ideas as part of a team, he’s always looking for opportunities to uplift quieter voices and inject any environment with fresh perspective.

Bringing a diverse professional background, Harrison has worked as a sous chef, a martial arts instructor, and a congressional aide. With art and design as his first love, he has expertise in several creative fields, including print production, digital graphic design, typography, illustration, branding and social media. He honed his creative skills through his work in many print shops, making everything from t-shirts to wedding stationery. Harrison holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and fine art from Lewis & Clark College.

  • HOMETOWN: BORN IN THE NETHERLANDS
  • HOBBY: RESTORING ANTIQUE PRINTING EQUIPMENT
  • FUN FACT: MAINTAINS A PRIVATE PRACTICE OF LETTERPRESS AND SCREEN PRINTING FOR ART, AND HAS HAD WORK DISPLAYED IN ART SHOWS ALL AROUND PORTLAND