A New Orleans Design + Print Studio Rooted in Local Causes
We create to share, for community, and from the heart. We screenprint custom products by hand & craft memorable design solutions for brands that are well-established or preparing to launch. Our clients & customers mean the world to us. Let us know how we can collaborate on your next project.
Bernie January Jr.
Bernie January Jr. is the Creative Director and Senior Designer at Heartsleeve. Bernie has been formally trained in multiple artistic mediums and is a graduate of Tulane University with a degree in Neuroscience. He's an educator, Teach for America alum, and previous Program Manager for Green Light New Orleans, an environmental non-profit focused on supporting local households in sustainable practices like energy efficiency and gardening.
Bernie was Lead Design Mentor at Young Creative Agency, a design studio connecting underrepresented young talent to real world work and support networks that increase inclusion and equity in the creative economy. He was Art Director and Co-creator of YEP Design Works, a design studio and workforce development program training creative New Orleans youth to become creative professionals at the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP). He is a 2017 Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Fleurish award winner. View Bernie's portfolio.
Natasha Noordhoff is the Lead Screen Printer and Partnership Director at Heartsleeve. She develops relationships with new and existing Cause Partners to collaborate in meaningful ways that support work to put Louisiana communities first. Natasha is Managing Partner in the collaborative, women-owned retail store The Good Shop.
A graduate of Tulane University, Natasha was the Development Director for Gulf Restoration Network, an advocacy non-profit working to organize Gulf residents and protect coastal communities. She was a member of the local Gulf South Rising initiative, a regional movement highlighting the impact of the global climate crisis on Gulf South communities.