Contact me:

email: denise@dahndesign.com

telephone: (206) 923-2853

About my company, Dahn Design, LLC

I am the owner of Dahn Design, LLC, a company that specializes in design, illustration, research, text and production of interpretive signs, nature posters and educational materials and exhibits for nature trails, waysides, visitor centers and museums. The purpose of my work is to communicate relevant and meaningful aspects of nature, history or culture in a way that is delightful, informative, and thought provoking.The company has been in business for over 25 years.

I’m a one-person outfit. I’m the CEO, CFO, CAO, researcher, writer, designer, illustrator, project manager, and bottle-washer.

Click here and here to view interpretive sign portfolios.

Click here to browse clients and testimonials.


My Educational Background

I have a Bachelors Degree from the University of Washington, where I majored in Geography/Environmental Studies and studied painting and drawing.


My Art and Writing Blog

In summer 2012, I started Denise Dahn’s Artist/Writer Blog. Through my posts—which are written and illustrated by me—I hope to spark curiosity and wonder in nature and the world. I hope you enjoy them!

Click here to browse blog topics.

Click here to browse blog artwork.


Illustrated Fiction

Click here to find out more about my new young-adult nature adventure novel.