a boutique graphic design firm in washington, dc, offering fresh perspectives on the printed page, digital design and brand identity.


Merry Alderman Design specializes in creating logos that will not only define your company, but will wow your audience and build your brand identity.


Understanding  who you are and what you do is at the core of our branding practice.  We create innovative identities that become lifelong brands.


We are a top-to-bottom design studio, with a range of services from logos or infographics to brochures and websites. Ask, and we’ll make it happen.



Merry Alderman Design specializes in clean, dynamic graphic design for the printed page and the digital world. With a unique background in the non-profit sector, Merry Alderman brings fresh perspective, wit and intelligence to all of her work as a designer.  Able to work quickly under pressure, Merry manages multiple projects on different time-lines expertly while still bringing imaginative skill to the work and creating high-quality results.  She consistently finds ways to take projects to the next level, always thinking about both form and function to create designs that are visually stunning as well as effective marketing products.

Merry Alderman started from freelance career in graphic design after another career as a casting director, working in NYC, LA and finally as the Casting Director for the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C. Merry made the jump to design by starting school at the Center for Digital Imaging Arts / Boston University in September 2010 and has been working ever since.

Merry Alderman uses her spare time to support children’s programming.  She served as the fundraising chair for the Inspired Teaching School, a public charter school in Washington, DC. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Islesboro Preschool, a community-run preschool program located on a small island community in Maine.  She also serves on the Town of Islesboro Recreation Committee and helped to found its flagship program, the Islesboro Adventure Camp.


226 Rhode Island Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001


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