Many clients want to jump right to the good stuff: the logo, the sign, the gorgeous pamphlet. But we’re not just designers. We are creative problem solvers who make your business our business. We take the extra time to actively listen, to curiously learn, and to identify exactly which aspects of your story resonate with customers. And we use this knowledge to present a cohesive package of branding elements that collectively deliver a compelling brand image to your ideal audience, again and again.

And that’s the real secret of storytelling with your brand. It isn’t about your logo or heritage or retail environment or any other single element. It’s about how those pieces all fit together, and the way your brand story as a whole makes customers feel.
Let’s make your brand work harder through purposeful design, careful brand management, and strategic marketing.
Get started, we know you’re ready.


Whether you’re an entrepreneur starting a new company or a marketing director in need of revamping your visuals & complete brand language, we’ve got a wonderful team and the most robust tools to help you achieve your goals. Welcome to One Eight Creative, a Graphic Design Studio known for its out of the box thinking and original creations that help businesses succeed. If you have an idea in mind and would like us to help you reshape it, get in touch so we can start working on your project today. We will increase your organization’s brand strength through strategic design and marketing.

  • Monthly Design Service

    Not ready to hire a full time designer? We have a program just for you, with a variety of budgets in mind. Our team at One Eight Creative understands how important it is for clients to create a lasting visual impact, and our strategic and creative experts are committed to solving the most complex challenges in the world of graphic design. With experienced graphic designers, we are able to consistently place your brand one step ahead of the competition.

  • Brand Identity

    Whenever we take on a new project, we don’t stop till we understand the company’s character and vision through and through. This enables us to generate brand identity solutions that are both practical and aesthetically pleasing. We make it a point to know the ins and outs of both our client and their industry when coming up with new ideas. From the initial design concept to the final outcome, our team works hard towards effectively bringing our clients’ vision to life.

  • Web Design

    Put the hammer down and give us a call. Your website is the virtual face of your business. Make a great first impression with the help of our team. It’s crucial to use the right combination of images, graphics, colors, and animation to create a stylish and visually appealing design that tells a story. We’re highly committed to visual quality as well as usability, which is why we make sure technical materials created by us for your web design project are based on a solid foundation.

  • Brand Audit

    The power of a brand is much stronger than you may realize. A strong brand empowers and inspires not only your customers but also your internal team of employees. At One Eight Creative, we'll look closely at your internal and external brand & get to the root of your challenges. We will work closely together to identify your largest obstacles and map out a process to work toward overcoming them. We will help you speak your message to your audience. Consistently.


One Eight Creative was established in Portland, Oregon by Tara Green. Tara started her design career 20 years ago. She has held positions at Kroger as an art director before owning her previous design company Green Ink. She became part owner of a glove manufacturing business where she created several retail brand identity systems, of which you can find at big box retailers. Tara loves helping businesses get off the ground and offers insight into the retail side of things. One Eight Creative was born where she is collaborating with creatives in different design fields focusing on brand identity design for a long list of clients. With a reputation for innovative design and precise project management, this team brings together expertise to push design boundaries with innovative details, and fresh new ideas.


We believe in great design. Design that not only looks good, but solves problems.
We believe in putting in the hard work and we don’t stop until you are happy.

We are not yes “men”.

We have decades of experience in this field, and we will guide you
in the right direction, while always showing respect to you as our client.

We believe in professionalism. We believe in having fun.

We believe in working with integrity, as humans.

We believe in personal accountability and a will to win.

Oh, and sometimes we swear. 

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