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Margaret Johns of Sage Design is a graphic designer with over 15 years of experience in design and project management. At Sage Design, we specialize in logo design and branding, brochures, annual reports, web design, cd design and media kits, presentation folders, advertising, multi-media, trade show graphics, signage and illustration. We are experts in understanding client needs and their target audience and translating all information and research into unique visuals.

There are many designers who make things look pretty. Few take the time to sift through all the information required to really capture the essence of a company or individual. At Sage Design, all clients are interviewed to make sure we understand both them and their product or service. We then research the product or service to totally understand the industry. We evaluate the competition to better understand how our client stands out. We then discover the client’s target audience and develop the method(s) that best reach this market.
From this point, we create.

Logo design and branding is our specialty. Here are examples of logos, websites, apps and rack cards.

WEBSITES, APPS & SOCIAL MEDIA

We have several clients that have ongoing updates to their sites. We also maintain their social media site with content and images.

BLOGS & NEWSLETTERS

There are website blogs we maintain as well as creating digital newsletters for clients who realize the necessity of ongoing contact.

WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY

Margaret consistently provides eye-catching graphics and well-produced reports, web sites, brochures, and other materials. She is skilled at working within your budget to deliver a high-quality product on-time and with finesse. I've used her repeatedly for the past 5 years and have always been more than satisfied, and often surprised, at what she can deliver.
Margaret brings her heart and talent to each project. She is a talented designer whose fine art sensibilities shine through in all of her work. This broader perspective means her work - and clients - benefit from both great design and practical application of that design across the spectrum of applications.
Margaret did a great job getting my website up and running! We were under strict time constraints, and she didn't let me down. Her fee was extremely reasonable, and her work very professional. It is a pleasure having her on the team!
Margaret is a highly talented graphic designer. I have seen her work on countless occasions.  Her integrity is beyond reproach and in her world of business there is nothing more important.
Margaret is a fabulous designer. She is easy to work with and enjoyable to be around. She makes each project a pleasure.
Margaret created an innovative logo for my antiquarian book business at a reasonable price. I continue to receive compliments on the logo when handing out business cards or from new users visiting my website.
Margaret is a creative and dedicated Brand consultant. Graphic and web design don't even begin to describe how Margaret is able to consult with her clients and determine not only their logo, but their entire marketing plan. She has been an invaluable resource to local non-profits and to the companies she represents.
We love the logo designed by Margaret at Sage! We had several logos designed from different sources. When we test marketed the logos, the Sage design jumped to the front every time. Margaret is very intuitive and has the ability to match her client's needs with her artistic talents. Because of this, our logo fits the image we want to project. You can get a logo design from many places. But if you want one that fits you and your vision, and jumps out at your prospects--choose Sage Design.
Margaret designed a fantastic corporate identity for my business that has helped it to flourish. She is a wonderful designer especially when it comes to logos.
Margaret took my company to the next level with her graphic design, website help and discussions about business image. She is a hard worker who will not stop until you have exactly what you want for your business. She also gives freely of her talent and time to nonprofit and community events. Do not hesitate to call on her for all your graphic needs.
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