12891601_10208668154161733_3001909575742912151_oHaley Luden is a Seattle-based designer and illustrator. In 2010 she attended Bellevue College to study drawing and animation and graduated from Cornish College of the Arts in 2015 with a degree in visual communications design.

While studying at BC, she began working at Ground Zero Teen Center designing promotional materials for events and putting together a monthly zine. She has worked as the lead graphic designer of the Ryan James Gallery, building the gallery’s identity, creating invitations for weekly events, and working with other members of the team to conceptualize and produce seasonal marketing campaigns. She has worked as a freelancer focusing on identity and packaging design, with clients that include the Seattle Aquarium, Be Whale Wise, and North Seattle Speech, and is currently employed as a designer at PurpleTrail, a small stationery company based in Issaquah.

Aside from her work in graphic design, Haley enjoys baking, screen printing, and tending to her extensive collection of succulents. She currently resides in Sammamish with her two feline fur babies, who have more Instagram followers than she does. Despite her hair color, she is not a mermaid.