Protist is a multidisciplinary design studio by husband and wife team, Brannan and Noel. With over 10 years of design experience, we strive to delight our clients through original, effective, and highly-crafted design.


  • Product design & development
  • Identity
  • Visual design
  • Creative
  • Information architecture
  • Wireframing
  • User experience

Pride in process

A quick overview of our creative process



At the beginning of every project, our objective is to obtain a concrete understanding of what is most effective for you and your audience. Through audience research, user personas, and a competitive analysis, we target every pixel toward making your project a success.


Design & Implementation

With a strong understanding of what it takes to make your project uniquely successful, we begin executing on the strategy outlined within the Discovery phase. Depending on the needs of the project, this may involve UI/UX prototyping, design, and responsive development.



At the end of each project, we ensure that you're happy with the final results and discuss what worked and what could be improved. This helps to inform both next steps for the client as well us help us continually improve the quality of our work.