Freelance graphic designer and art director.

Over the past 17 years, I have collaborated with a diverse range of clients, ranging from independent writers and artists to global corporations and everyone in between, on compelling, aesthetically pleasing, and functional work that is well researched and meticulously realized — work that resonates with audiences and stands the test of time.

Currently, I’m available for select freelance opportunities as well as long-term branding projects. Please take a look at the services below and feel free to reach out with any questions.


  • Brand Identity Design

    From modern logos and brand assets to comprehensive visual identity packages including typography, color palettes, print collateral, brand guidelines, packaging design, iconography, wayfinding, and more.

    • Logo Marks
    • Logotypes
    • Combination Logos
    • Color Schemes
    • Typography
    • Print Collateral
    • Packaging Design
    • Brand-Books
    • Brand Guidelines
    • Iconography
    • Wayfinding
    • Graphics & Illustrations
  • Web Design & Development

    Custom design and development of beautiful, mobile-friendly, award-winning websites and online stores on Shopify, WordPress, or the content management system of your choice. Web maintenance and technology-related services such as set-up and migrations (DNS, hosting, email, 3rd party plugins, etc.) are also available.

    • Cross-Browser
    • Responsive Design
    • Mobile Optimization
    • Reductive Design
    • Grid-Based Design
    • Flexible Architecture
    • Information Architecture
    • Content Management
    • WordPress
    • Multisite Networks
    • Shopify eCommerce
    • User Interface Design (UI)
    • User Experience Design
    • SEO Compatible
    • Accessibility Standards
    • Analytics & Insights
    • Performance Auditing
    • HTML/HTML5
    • CSS/SCSS
    • JavaScript/Jquery
    • PHP
  • Additional Services & Consulting

    In addition to the core services above, I have experience in almost all areas of Graphic Design, Art Direction, and Technology. I can also manage outsourcing and collaborations through a vast network of 3rd party creatives, photographers, and developers.

    • Art Direction
    • Advertising Design
    • Brand Consulting
    • Illustration
    • Apparel
    • Creative Direction
    • Product Development
    • Photo Direction
    • Editorial Design
    • Pitch Decks & Proposals
    • Email Template Design
    • Domain/DNS Service
    • Database Migrations


  • "Ryan built an intuitive and beautiful web experience that is praised by both our customers and people within the design community alike. He has real instincts for visual and experience design and deeply understands how people interact with products and brands. He is a tremendous asset to anyone he works with and will make you elevate your game to match his."

    James Bertuzzi
    Founder at Status Audio
  • "Ryan designed an incredibly versatile logo and brand identity for my startup. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field of design and brand identity and would be an integral part of any business or professional looking to take the next step."

    Ray Nichols
    Florence-based Chef
  • "Working with Ryan on my website was an absolute pleasure. He had a vision beyond my own imagination and communicated it greatly. I love the end result and have no doubt that it has helped me attract a handful of my new clients."

    Geordy Pearson
    L.A.-based Fashion Photographer