Ghostly Ferns is a collaborative web design, branding and illustration studio based in New York City.
We work for happy companies.

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Branding and iconography for a jewelry company based in San Francisco.

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At Ghostly Ferns, we design for small businesses, startups and anyone looking to cheer up. We are dedicated to design and our clients. If you like what you see, please don't hesitate to contact us and tell us about your project! We'd be lucky to work with you. Send us an email!

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Who are we?


Meg Lewis

Based in: NYC

Meg has worked with 50+ companies from small stationery studios to early-stage startups. She specializes in web and UI design for new businesses and redesigns. Meg began Ghostly Ferns in Chicago, 2009, when the tech scene was on the rise. In 2012, Meg brought Ghostly Ferns to New York City to focus on the tech industry. Today, Meg works one-on-one with startups and small businesses alike while managing each and every Ghostly Ferns project.


Laura Bohill

Based in: Durham, UK

Laura is an illustrator who specializes in the tech industry. Laura's work with new and exciting web and mobile apps gives her a diverse background in UI design and digital illustration. Her work ranges from small children's companies to large startups and beyond. Icons, spot illustrations, character illustration and web design are her fortes.


Mike Fennen

Mike Fennen

Designer, Developer
Based in: NYC

Mike has a diverse background in design, front-end development and illustration. He recently joined the Ghostly Ferns team from Philadelphia where he worked as a freelance designer and illustrator for a number of years. Mike's regular clients include startups, snowboard companies, bands, and small businesses.


Ria McIlwraith

Based in: Sydney, Australia

Ria is a logo and print designer who works with web-based companies to bring a new meaning to their brand. Ria specializes in anything from stationery to zines and publications. With a larger agency background and formal design training, Ria often works with companies large and small to bring their brand to the next level.



Jessica K. Heltzel

Based in: NYC

Jessica is a branding, print and environmental designer. You can find Jess designing for Paperless Post and co-running The People's Pennant and Kern & Burn. Her Ghostly Ferns projects include branding, print, and space design for events and pop up shops as well as logo design. Jessica's highly graphic approach to these forms make for interesting and beautiful branding.

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Photo by Julia Robbs

Photo by Julia Robbs

Find us at Studiomates!
10 Jay St, Ste 606
Brooklyn NY 11201

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