Beautiful designs for intentional businesses


a Minneapolis graphic DESIGN STUDIO with clients worldwide

Branding, websites, & illustrations for small businesses with integrity & high standards

Meet Caitlin

of your time.

Our clients are small businesses with exceptionally high standards for the quality of services and products they offer. We at Caitlin Hottinger Design share this value and believe that your brand and website should be as beautiful and high quality as your business offerings.

We're here to make sure your audience can perceive the quality and true nature of your business as soon as they see it—because if they don't, you're missing out on customers, clients, and revenue.



logo design for interior designer

Aline Browers Interiors Branding

logo design, branding, and business card design for interior designer by Caitlin Hottinger Design

Kit & Co Branding

logo designs for catholic business | Caitlin Hottinger Design

Benedicto Dei Branding & Packaging Design

Logo Design for Blue Sage Psychotherapy | Caitlin Hottinger Design

Blue Sage Psychotherapy Group

packaging design for knit kit brand by Caitlin Hottinger Design

Smoke & Slate Branding & Packaging Design

Website Design for FOCUS Mission Foundation designed by Caitlin Hottinger Design

FOCUS Mission Foundation
Web Design

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ways to work with us

Let's make your brand something beautiful



Strategic branding and comprehensive design solutions for small businesses. Or, just the essentials for a lower-investment and nimble starter package. Get started with an initial consultation.


Web Design

Beautiful websites for e-commerce, blogs, and service-based businesses. We offer custom design, development, and content support, as well as streamlined, lower-investment web solutions. Get started with an initial consultation.


Graphic Design + Illustration

Project-based design and custom illustration for events, product packaging, book covers, publications, patterns & textiles, signage & environmental graphics, and more. Schedule a call to discuss your project.


Kind words from clients

“Caitlin was a dream to work with. When we first met with her, we did not have a good idea of what products we needed and only a faint vision for our brand. Caitlin not only built out an incredible suite of creative brand tools and elements, but she also anticipated our business needs and made recommendations for us. We are so happy with our brand identity.” 
"Caitlin is incredibly creative and talented. She really brought our vision to life and did a great job of integrating the feedback of multiple team members. We could not be happier with the assets we received and the customized guide to help us know how to use the assets. I would recommend her highly! "
“We loved the whole experience working with Caitlin. We really needed help to design and develop a website that could grow with our business. We didn’t have the time required to grow our flowers and website and Caitlin helped so much. She took everything we said and brought it to life. We are so happy about the sales we’ve been able to drive. It’s worth the investment in your business to hire someone with such an eye for design and detail. We can’t say enough good things. ”
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“Our work with Caitlin began as we started to take our side hustle more seriously. Up until that point, it had been a series of projects we took on just for fun. Working with Caitlin allowed us to establish our brand as we built our company. A year later, Swell + Good had become a full-time business. ”