Illustrator &
Maker of Things.

Hank Makes is the studio of Henry Brentlinger, a Portland-based designer and lettering artist. Henry works with brands big and small to stand out in a sea of snoozefests.


The books are open! Please reach out via email at


Web / UI Design

  • Marketing
  • Portfolio
  • eCommerce
  • Web Application
  • iOS Application
  • Software
Brand & Identity

  • Logo Design
  • Illustration
  • Brand Guidelines
  • Packaging
  • Signage
  • Vehicle Wraps


Let’s kick things off with a conversation. Good design research involves understanding your needs, history, position in the marketplace, competitors, and visual preferences.


This is where conversations become visual and research is synthesized onto paper. The discovery phase is where we dial in the details - ideating, iterating, and refinement.


Finally, it’s time to build out the finished product. With research and discovery in hand we’re equipped with a strategy and gameplan to make something great.


I'm always excited to meet new people
or hear from old friends.