Amazon.com

Amazon.com

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Illustration + Lettering

Illustration + Lettering

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University Book Store

University Book Store

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Portrait

Portrait

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Kindle & Fire

Kindle & Fire

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Book Are Our Passion

Book Are Our Passion

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Mobile

Mobile

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Logo + Branding

Logo + Branding

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DCC Membership Book

DCC Membership Book

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Art Direction

  Integrated Marketing  |  Photography  |  Content Creation  |  Styling

Print & Digital Design

Book  |  Editorial  |   Advertising  |  Brand Identity  |  Logo Design  |  Brochure & Catalogue  |   Email Marketing  |  Social Media  |  Packaging  |  Website & Blog Consultation

Photography

Lifestyle  |  Editorial  |  Product + Food  |  Portrait  |  Mobile

Illustration

Digital  |  Pen & Ink  |  Hand Lettering |  Watercolor  |  Textures

I would love to collaborate with you on your next project! Please use this contact form to send any questions you may have regarding my services and to inquire about hourly & day rates. (P.S. I love to travel – so don’t let distance deter you from getting in touch!)

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My name is Leah Dankertson (Dank·ert·son) and I am a creative freelancer based out of Seattle. I have over 10 years of experience in art, design, and photography.

I’ve had the privilege to work with such fine folks as Amazon.com, Fonté Coffee Roasters, The Northwest Symphony Orchestra, and University Book Store and have had my work featured in such fine publications as  Seattle Magazine and Wine Spectator.  I love working with people and brands that are passionate about the story they have to tell, who love the collaboration process as much as I do, and are eager to take bold and creative chances.

Outside of the “office” you’ll find me drinking way too many americanos, cooking dinners for friends, singing at the top of my lungs while sitting in traffic, being Jimmy Fallon’s #1 fan, dreaming of the next place I want to travel, and thinking of more art I could be making.

Sun’s out…

Sun’s out…

While the rest of the country is covered in snow and shivering in cold temps, Seattle is experiencing an early springtime!  All of these trees I seeing bravely blossoming around my neighborhood are reminding me of some fun double exposures I created last year for University Book Store’s celebration of National Poetry Month. I had never really experimented with…

FYI, I’m a Graphic Designer

FYI, I’m a Graphic Designer

I cannot tell you how many times I have gotten the same reaction as the guy with the blue shirt makes in this video. Sheesh. But such a funny montage of how the film and television industry has portrayed graphic designers and how weird it is to mention you are one in conversation.  Check out Fast…

Adventure awaits!

Adventure awaits!

Welcome to the blog for ldankertson.com! In the coming days, weeks, months – this is where I’ll be posting updates of current and past work, design inspiration, and general musings on the creative life.  I’m also embarking on the adventure that is freelance/contract life and will be chronicling the ups and downs along the way. …