Makewell is an independent design studio based in Portland, Maine.

Our Approach

Makewell collaborates closely with clients to understand their goals, help them find their voices and effectively tell their stories. We believe that the key to good design and communication is keeping the message simple yet compelling. We are dedicated to helping our clients grow and improve their business through powerful visual communication that stands out. We creatively solve communication challenges, giving clients authentic, memorable identities and positioning them to succeed.

We are a team of designers and problem solvers who are impassioned advocates for our clients’ brands. We strive to build and maintain lasting partnerships. Our work is the product of these strong relationships.

Our Services

Makewell offers a full-service relationship for forward-thinking brands. Our work spans the physical, digital and everywhere in between. We are a small but nimble studio specializing in:

  • Brand Strategy & Positioning
  • Naming, Messaging & Tone
  • Identity & Logo Design
  • Printed Collateral
  • Brand Guidelines
  • Packaging
  • Environmental Graphics
  • Advertising Campaigns
  • Illustration & Iconography
  • Photography
  • Print & Production Management
  • Website Design & Development
  • Mobile Experiences
  • Apps & User Interface