Meet the Gibbs Graphics team.
Amanda Gibbs Owner / Artist
With her creative vision and artistic touch, Amanda transforms design concepts into masterpieces. She works with clients to achieve maximum effectiveness for signage and murals, and is well versed in Leavenworth’s Design Review Board code.
In her free time, Amanda creates beautiful paintings in acrylic and oil. She earned a BFA degree from the Northwest College of Art with a double major in fine art and graphic design.
Passions: Creating art, being with family, being with animals, and learning new ways to improve herself and the environment.
Hobbies: Gardening, hiking, skiing, and pointing out things that need fixed around the house.
Rusty Gibbs Owner / Artist
With his trained eye for composition, Rusty generates dynamic images, specializing in graphic design. Rusty’s creativity paired with his perfectionism ensures the highest quality work. He earned a BFA degree from the Northwest College of Art with a double major in fine art and graphic design.
Passions: Creating art and music, playing games, being outdoors, and living a sustainable livstyle.
Hobbies: Carpetry, drumming, hiking, skiing, and fixing things around the house.
Spencer Piestrup Graphic Designer
Graduating from Central Washington University with a major in fine art & graphic design, Spencer honed his already masterful skills of illustration and design. Well known for his creative t-shirt designs, he has also become known for his striking wine labels and poster art. His friendly personality and sense of humor make him a perfect fit with Gibbs Graphics.
Passions: When he’s not creating beautiful art and design, Spencer enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Spencer also owns Pie Bros T-shirts.
Lyndsey Nichols Artist / Designer
Equipped with a range of talents, Lyndsey gets jobs done. She is a mural painter, sign maker, vinyl cutter, computer wiz, woodworker, and a budding metal smith. She has great attention to detail, steady hands and an artistic background that makes her a key component of the Gibbs Graphics team. Her training include a BA in Fine Art from the University of Puget Sound, extended studies at the University of Rochester, and a multi-media design certificate from Wenatchee Valley College.
Passions: Painting, animation, rock climbing, skiing, mountain biking, and spending time with family.
Jason Sandberg Sign Fabricator
Jason has mad fabrication skills. He is highly talented as a carpenter and his diligent work ethic and efficient production skills make him a valuable asset to the team. He can be found in the shop sanding, sawing, and laminating cedar boards together, or out in the field installing signs.
Passions: Skiing, mountain biking, and spending time with friends and family.
Cory Milne Designer / Artist
Cory is a hardworking and dedicated team member and an extremely talented artist and designer. A native of Cashmere, WA, he attended the Northwest College of Art earning a double major in Fine Art and Multimedia Design. He is a valuable asset assisting in the areas of graphic design, murals, vehicle wraps, signs, and more.
Cory also manages the Leavenworth souvenirs that are distributed around the Valley.
Passions: T-shirt printing, art, murals, football, chilling in the pool, and being with friends and family.
Courtney Porter Office Manager
Having a well wired organizational brain and a keen attention to detail makes Courtney a wonderful asset and a perfect compliment to the Gibbs Graphics pool of right brain, abstract bumpkins who can’t seem to track data or deal with numbers very well. Courtney manages jobs, relates with customers, and oversees the smooth operation of the office.
Passions: Being active in nature, supporting local organizations, and spending time with her two kids and husband.
Phillip Sharpe Graphic Designer
Sharp is this guys middle name. No, actually Sharpe is his last name and it fits him will. Phillip was an intern at Gibbs Graphics and later earned a position as a designer and website builder. He still attends college in Akron Ohio, but shares his talents with Gibbs Graphics on school breaks.
Passions: Painting, graphic design, Pokemon Go, adventuring in the wilderness in survival mode, and spending time with family.
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We make you look good.
And yes, we actually do spell check stuff too.