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The IDEA State is a co-op of passionate, creative people that have come together for one common goal: to create strong design & advertising for our local community.


Kyan Ramirez

Senior Designer

Kyan graduated from The Art Center Design College in 2011 with a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design. She is currenlty the senior deisgner at the National Nuclear Science and History Museum enjoys producing and playing music in her free time.


Elisa Valdez

Art Director / Creative Director

Elisa graduated from The Art Center Design College in 2004 with an Associates Degree in Advertising Art. She completed a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design with a minor in Illustration the next year in 2005. Elisa is currently a full stack designer at Northrop Gurmman and enjoys building and riding bicycles in her free time.

Contact us by phone at 505 514 1784505 514 1784
Or via email at
You can also stop into our office M-F 10am - 6pm at
3712 Central Ave. SE, Suite D
Albuquerque, NM 87108



Branding & Logo Design

We believe every business has a core truth, a purpose behind why they do what they do. It is this core truth that we use to build a brand that can stand the test of time and will always communicate your business purpose to your customers. We don't just design logos, we also impliment custom typography that allows you to truly show unique ownership of your brand.


Advertising, Marketing & Graphic Design

We believe that every great campaign should compel the viewer to react and this is only achieved through the use of a carefully thought out plan that involves all three of these disciplines. Whether your goal is to increase your traffic or sales, we combine all of your tactics to pursaude the viewer to take action.


Web Design & Development

We base all web design on UCD (User Centered Design) to ensure that your website contains all of the functions that will allow you to communicate effectively with your customers. This includes SEO (Search Engine Optimization so you can be found on search engines like Google), blog development & ecommerce. Each one of our website comes complete with client training in site maintenance and updating.



We specialize in font design and hand lettering styles including calligraphy, brush scripts and grafitti handstyles. These skills allow use to elevate type in your design or advertisement to a higher graphic level so that the type communicates visually and verbally.


Copy Writing

Knowing what to say and how to say to it is a powerful tool. We can create and write taglines, campaign lines and great verbal communication for radio, print, social media and TV spots.



We are capable of providing video editing, minor animation / motion graphics, illusration and photography services to our clients. We can also provide tutoring or teaching services in all Adobe programs.

Because our process is all about collaboration with you, all of our services comes with several face to face meetings to teach you our process so that you can be an active participant in the development of your project.


Our process always begans the same way, some paper and pens. We firmly believe in executing as much of your project by hand because that will give it an authentic appeal that is harder to achieve through strictly digital methods. There is craft in small businesses and we strive to show it through our own craft.

Apogee Construction Logo
Live -N- Dye Branding
Devoted Looks Branding
Do Hair, Do Good Event Logo Ideas
Shop Local Event Graphic
Bottger Mansion Logo
Chama River Brewing Co. Campaign
Michelle Manning Branding
Pretty Please Spa Logo
IDEA State Branding


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