Agency Quality Freelance Graphic Design & Professional Printing

Doing business as The Graphics lab, I provide freelance graphic design & printing, Websites, branding, logo design & more! I also specialize in overflow creative and production design for advertising agencies & in-house marketing folks. 

Hi, There! I'm Joel Smythe.

First of all, I’m a graphic designer with nearly 30 years of experience. I have been doing business as The Graphics Lab, providing agency quality freelance graphic design services, since May of 2000.

 I Can Help

Secondly, if you know what you want or are having trouble figuring it out, I can help you with a creative way to address your needs. From print design to websites development and logos to custom graphics, and even product packing and branding, I can design what you need.

Freelance Graphic Design

Further, more I specialize in creative overflow…. true freelance graphic design, and creative production design for advertising agencies and in-house marketing departments.

 

Please let me know what I may do for you.

What can I do for you?

What do you do and how can I help? 

Creatives

Are you a marketing department or creative agency? I play nicely with others.

Freelance Graphic Design

Offering true freelance graphic design and overflow production design for creative agencies and in-house marketing departments.
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Businesses

Do all of your sales and marketing materials "speak the same language" visually?

Branding & Marketing

I will help make all of your stuff have the same look and feel — from your business card to direct mail postcard, your website to letterhead keeping the same visual message.
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Non-Profits

Got a budget? I specialize in creating marketing materials within your limits.

Design for Charity

I've developed a niche designing for churches, charity events and not-for-profit organizations who are raising funds and need to raise awareness for their cause.
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Services

Design

Graphic designs of all kinds. Print or digital. Paper or Plastic.
  • Marketing Materials
  • Logos
  • Brochures and more!

Printing

I can print what I design. A one-stop-shop for my Clients.
  • Brochures
  • Business Cards
  • Banners and more!
Quality

Branding

Identity packages that include logo, colors, style and fonts
  • Identity Packages
  • Style Guide
  • Fonts and graphics!

Websites

Simple and Responsive WordPress Sites
  • Simple and Compelling
  • Mobile Ready Designs
  • WordPress

What can I create with you?

Let me know.

What They Say

Mad Skills & Abilities

Adobe InDesign CS
97.4%
Adobe Photoshop CS
95%
Adobe Illustrator CS
98.3%
Web Design
90%
Logo Design
100%
Package Design
94.7%
Character
100%
GTD (Getting Things Done!)
92%
Dependability
100%
Communication
97.2%
Creativity
95.9%
Origami
7%

News & Projects

Another Year. Another Color! 2023 Pantone Color of the Year.

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Mr. Bill’s Mobile Wood-Fired Pizza Kitchen Branding

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What do you think of the 2022 Color of the Year?

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What if Graphic Designers ruled the country?

A friend sent this on to me (Thanks Greg!) and I thought it was too fun not to share. […]
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Got Your Holiday Greeting Cards ordered?

 It's NOT too late. Ready to Get Some Custom Branded Greeting Cards? […]
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Don’t just get your printing “done” somewhere – Showcase the quality of your brand!

Need Printing?Why get the same printing done when you can try something new and actually FEEL the difference? Quality printing is one more […]
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Swimming Goats, Events, Logos and More!

A few years back I had the privilege of designing a unique logo that involved a swimming goat. Yes, you read that correctly... a goat in goggles. I worked with my very creative friend, Christopher […]
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Ride To Health Week Logo Design for Relatient – Uber

I had the privilege of designing a logo for Ride To Health week. The goal was to come up with a simple, way to express the idea […]
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Community

North Woodbury Alliance Church Logo

Church Member

We worship, serve and attend North Woodbury Alliance Church as a family. Furthermore, I serve the NWAC family as an elder.

Morrow County Chamber of Commerce Member Logo

Chamber Member & Website

I have been a member of the Morrow County Chamber of Commerce since 2018. I served as Executive Director from February 2020 Through July 2021.

Grassroots Logo

Website Vendor & Volunteer

Grassroots is a network of churches, here in Morrow County, putting faith into action where we see brokenness hindering lives through Poverty, Addiction, and Broken Relationships.