A bohemian-like young artist, writer, or designer.
"The newcomers, called the "young creatives" by local economists, have helped give Portland the reputation over the past two decades for being one of the hippest cities in the country. They have been lured by the city's brew pubs, bicycle and mass transit culture, access to mountains and seacoast, and a tolerant, off-center way of life. Now, they are trying to hang on while hanging out." -MSNBC, "Portland's 'young creatives' tough it out