Creating hardy designs.

Germinate Creative is the Portland, Oregon studio of graphic designer Maria Guerriero. Working with businesses that are ready to grow, I focus on print, web, and brand identity projects that give clients a hardy and long-lasting image.  learn more


Why Germinate?

I started Germinate Creative to lead a successful design shop that cares deeply about the look and feel of my clients’ promotions. I thrive on creating work that is vibrant, yet right on the details.


What I do

I design experiences that become more rooted by strengthening my clients’ visual presentations. I’m a one-stop graphic design shop offering multiple services, including branding, logo design, web design, illustration, and more.

  • Your Generic Logo

    Your Generic Logo

    Here are 4 reasons why you might have a generic logo:…

    You bought it on 99 designs. Or another similar contest-based logo design crowdfunding website. Yes, it’s cheap, and your results might even look trendy. However, poor communication between contest