A little left of center and proud of it.

The Studio

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Southpaw Creative is a design studio based in New Orleans with a specialty in business naming and brand development, as well as print and web design. We work hard to create compelling, unexpected design solutions for all of our clients through an engaging, thorough approach.

Founded in 2012, the studio is comprised of designer Lee Domingue and the various project teams he assembles — including illustrators, web developers, photographers, and copywriters. A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Lee is a lover of fonts and film and has experience as a designer, copywriter, photographer, and strategist.


Mike Costelloe

Identity and Illustration

Mike is an illustrator with a background in design and a relentless drive to sketch, paint, and generally make messes. He also loves whiskey.

Erin Allen

Web Development

Erin is a talented web developer with a keen eye for design, a quirky sense of humor, and an (almost) unhealthy love of karaoke and haiku.

Ben Gauslin

Web Development

Ben is a triple threat, working as a UX Engineer (at Google NYC) and a web developer by day before transforming into a slick, pan-genre drummer by night.