Website illustrations by:  James Yang

Website illustrations by: James Yang


Nancy Cutler

Nancy Cutler launched Midnight Oil Design in New York City, earning her BA in Graphic Design from NY State University College at Buffalo and, working in the creative departments of publications: such as Field & Stream, Woman’s Day, and View.

Her design influences include Frank Gehry, Paul Rand, and Harold and His Purple Crayon.

Nancy currently lives in Oakland, California. She enjoys cooking with awesome local ingredients, maintains an herb garden, bicycles for transportation and pleasure, and drinks Zinfandel in her spare time.



– What colors inspire confidence?
– What images evoke elegance?

Midnight Oil Design will help you move beyond simple style to complex communication on the screen and on paper. Good design is more than just a pretty face—it has something to say. 



Midnight Oil is a boutique-style design firm that will translate yourmessage into a visual “voice” that gives your communications clarity and individuality. 



We have the experience
Midnight Oil principal Nancy Cutler is a veteran art director who’s designed publications of almost every type, corporate identities, information graphics —in print and on the web.

We have the talent
Midnight Oil always puts together a design team precisely matched to your project. 

The result: Design that works overtime.


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