Hello,

my name is Ben Harthun
and I'm a visual designer, photographer and avid corgi enthusiast based out of Seattle
benharthun@gmail.com

Digital

  • Date
  • January 18, 2019
  • In

Meeresvøgel Magazine

  Meeresvøgel is a nonprofit creative project with the goal of invoking hopefulness and inspiring others to be more creative, introspective, and active with their surroundings. “We strive to help others reflect and to push through the darkness that creeps into the light of our daily lives, highlight perseverance, and feature the benefits of wondering …

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  • Date
  • February 9, 2018
  • In

Auto-Focus

Auto-Focus is a personal concept for an energy drink that brought together two of my favorite things: Cameras and Caffeine. Exploring colors, textures and dabbling in packaging mocks using Adobe’s new CAD software, Dimensions.    

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  • Date
  • November 29, 2017
  • In

Red Bird Bakeshop

Hello Beautiful   Red Bird Bakeshop is a family bakery opening in Big Bear, California, early 2018. Clean, inviting, and undertones of floral (whether it be from their ingredients or to their local environment) was a continuous theme in our discussions. I wanted the overall branding to have that one, iconic pop of color to …

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  • Date
  • April 17, 2017
  • In

RBC x WE.org

The WE:Impact Vision “The easier it is to make an impact, the more willing people are to do it. And with a WE Impact Rewards Card, shoppers can make a difference without putting in extra time or money. Through everyday purchases made with their WE Impact Rewards card, they earn social impact points, which can …

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  • Date
  • January 17, 2017
  • In

Product Icon Development

Icons developed for re:Invent 2016 product launches to represent ~60 new launches Icons chosen to represent the new products and pages. AWS Homepage Some favorites Icon template

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  • Date
  • January 17, 2017
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Illustration Design

While working at Amazon Web Services, our team took on the task of rebranding the look and feel of the website from a style we came to know as sketch. Minimizing graphic language, developing consistent color and graphic weight, and developing imagery that stays consistant across the webpage was developed early 2016. Below is a …

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  • Date
  • August 7, 2015
  • In

Cold Brew Branding

Black Beard Coffee Co is a branding project that was developed over the course of two weeks for my Visual Communications class at Seattle Pacific. Black Beard was created to bring light to the absent of coffee with milk-alternatives, to the regular coffee drinker who want’s something bold but won’t churn up the insides.   …

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  • Date
  • August 7, 2015
  • In

Brand Development

A project in the making: Virtuous Circle is a non-for-profit organization that is built upon donation by people who believe in the under-privileged with bright futures. These donations help fund these students showing excellent academic acceleration through High School on through College; Room, board, classes – everything. This being, on account that the student promises to pay a percentage, a …

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  • Date
  • August 7, 2015
  • In

Production Design

Daily creative process     Superhero graphics are large, carousel graphics that are featured at the top of the amazon.com homepage. These are the most widely seen graphics on their homepage. Below is a featured Subscribe and Save superhero I worked on over the course of a few days.   New Year New You was a …

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