San Diego Based Graphic Designer  specializing in ~ Brochures, Logos, Newsletters, Invitation & Signage

I know you have a goal for the the response you’d like to receive for your services, product, program or event. I’m here to support you in creating the most enticing graphics to meet those goals.

I provide you with the full depth of my experience of over 20 years of designing. I enjoy the process and will keep your project moving along efficiently with clear communication and care.

Please call for an informal conversation to discuss your needs and ideas. I’m highly skilled in creating with ease and a positive attitude!

858.922.8339 or send a quick email. sharon@sharonbelknapdesign.com.

Location: Cardiff by the Sea, CA

BFA Degree, California State University Long Beach 

Apps: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Below: A bit about my background leading up to my graphic design career.


Advanced Skills:

• Art Director/Graphic Designer

• Project Management, Print Estimating, Vendor Relations

• Photo Art Direction

• e-Learning Illustration & Info Graphics

• Logo Designer

• Brochure & Catalog Design

• Annual Report Design

• Magazine & Newsletter Design

• Special Event Branding

• Convention/Conference Large Format Graphics

• Signage & Way Finding

• Special Event Branding, Invitation Design
 & Signage

• Email Marketing

Character Contributions to your team:

• Enthusiastic & positive curiosity
• Professional grace & communication skills
• Discipline
• Sensitivity & intuition
• Team facilitator
• Writing development
• Patient teacher & guide
• Maturity in non-profit organization fund development strategies
• Thoughtful application of broad knowledge in business practices & models

Partial Client listing:

California Institute of Human Science
University of California, San Diego
California State University, San Diego
Soka University
Frontier Trainings
René van Rems International
Rady Children’s Hospital
Shiley Eye Center
Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine | University of California, Irvine | School of Medicine
La Maestra Community Health Center
Carlsbad Library Foundation
Challenged Athletes Foundation
Scripps Institute of Oceanography/Sea Grant
Monarch School
Wave Academy
Blueport Jazz
Human Options
San Diego Botanic Garden
Pocket Creek Farm | Pangeas Promise
Gallup & Stribling
MDS Consulting
Landscape One Inc.
Dan Crew Construction

Say Hello!

I'm looking forward to hearing from you. Please fill in the fields below and I'll get in touch with you shortly. ~Sharon