Hello, I'm a freelance creative specializing in branding, promotional campaigns, collateral, and packaging.

  • I took my love and I took it down, I climbed a mountain and I turned around.
  • I've had the great pleasure of meeting two of my design heros, Massimo Vignelli and Stefan Sagmeister.
  • Powered by vegetables, coffee, and It's Nice That.
  • Welcome to my website, take a look around and feel free to say "Hello!".
  • What Would Robert Bringhurst Do?
  • 47.7109° N, 124.4154° W
  • Favorite waterfall
  • Currenty listening to Memoryhouse's The Slideshow Effect

Lucky Baby Tea Co.

Branding for Kansas City, Missouri based, Lucky Baby Tea Co., a startup that hosts gongfu cha at local events via bicycle cart

Lucky Baby illustration by Mark Galloway

Little Shelf Vintage

Logotype and collateral for Etsy shop curated by Kiersten Little

Little Shelf Vintage

Watson & May

Promo material and album art, digital and cassette, for a split between Doby Watson and Margo May

Album: Watson & May

Photography by David Robert Elliott

Anna Louise Hoard

Logotype and collateral for mezzo-soprano, Anna Louise Hoard

Interview: Black House Collective

Induro Cycling

Brand reinterpretation and marketing collateral

Induro Cycling


Freelance Creative
Highly motivated, exceptionally organized

Intelligentsia Coffee

I provide design services for individuals, startups, and small businesses.

BFA in Graphic Design, Kansas City Art Institute, 2009

I am an avid traveller, backpacker, and seeker of adventure. In my free time I enjoy exploring the city on my bicycle, trail running, brewing the perfect cup of coffee, photography, and editing video.

Find Me Online

bnknotts (at) gmail.com

Designer and barista experience


Outdoor adventures

Vignettes and abstract motion

The Gateway
Collage of found and made imagery