Hello & kia ora.

Cypher Design is a full service graphic design and brand development studio based in the Bay of Plenty, Aotearoa New Zealand.

We strive to build long term relationships with our clients, and assist them to evolve and grow their business endeavours. Our aim is to help these SME’s & start ups, and their owners, find meaning in their brand, whilst communicating it with their audience in a human and authentic way.

Design craft aligned with strategic purpose can create great results for business.

Our capabilities encompass brand + identity design, standards + guidelines, strategy, print communications, books + publications, financial + investment documents, packaging, branded environments, way finding + signage systems, website design, photography + art direction, and brand asset toolboxes.

WIP…

R.R.R. Rescue. Revive. Rehome.
What we’re doing / WordPress Development

R.R.R. are our 2022 Community Sponsorship Design Programme recipients, we’ve rolled it over another year… the boss said so!

Simply put – no strategy fees, no creative fees, no design fees and no studio fees for 2022/23. Because we care… and can!

“I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me, they are the role model for being alive.”.

Gilda Radner

Brinnson Group
What we did / Due Diligence & Investment Documents – Design Direction, Art Production.

Cavius Nano Limited
What we did / 2022 New Zealand and Australian Product Catalogues – Design Direction, Art Production.

Agency – WharePR / Darling Group
What we did / 2022 Profile – Design Direction, Art Production.

WharePR

Agency – WharePR / Raukawa Iwi Development Limited
What we did / 2021 Annual Report – Design Direction, Art Production.

Sramek Construction
What we did / Identity Design, Environment + Signage Design, WordPress Development (under construction).

Wilson Wilson
What we did / Identity Design, Raranga/Whatu Graphics, Book Design.

Lionel Taylor _ designer
What we did / WordPress Development.

Te Puni Kōkiri – Waikato / Waiariki
What we did / Staff Induction to Brand Guidelines, Adobe Creative Suite Workshops, Internal Brand Communications.

Next Level – Indoor Cricket Academy
What we did / Identity Design, Wordmark, Logo, Assets Toolbox.

Brinnson Research
What we did / Design Direction, UX/UI Design.

Kauri Pak – NZ Kiwifruit Ltd
What we did / Design Direction, Media Adverts, Documentation.

Pacific Environments – Architecture
What we did / Design Direction, Digital Production, WordPress Development.

R.R.R. Rescue. Revive. Rehome.
What we’re doing / Brand Story, Design Direction, Digital Production, WordPress Development, Assets Toolbox.

R.R.R. are our 2021 Community Sponsorship Design Programme recipients.

Simply put – no strategy fees, no creative fees, no design fees and no studio fees for 2021. Because we care… and can!

Each one of us can make a difference. Together, we can make change.

Barbara Milkulski

Brinnson Research
What we did / Design Direction, Packaging + Point of Sale.

Mangatawa Marae
What we did / Identity Design – Design Direction, Identity Design, Assets Toolbox, WordPress Development.

3175 Brew Club
What we’re doing / Design Direction, Packaging.

Brinnson Research
What we’re doing / Identity + Brand Design – Design Direction, Packaging.

Danish Furniture
What we did / Identity Refresh + Spring 2020 Catalogue – Design Direction, Identity Design, Assets Toolbox, Art Production.

Cavius
What we did2020 New Zealand & Australian Catalogues – Design Direction, Art Production.

Tussock Brands
What we did / Identity + Brand Design – Design Direction.

Silo Systems Australia
What we didWebsite Development – Design Direction, Digital Production, WordPress Development.

Flegg Brothers
What we didIdentity Design – Design Direction, Art Production, Business Stationery – Work in Progress.

Meretaka Trust
What we did / Wordmark, Identity Design.

Houe Danish Furniture
What we did2019/20 Collection Catalogue, Design Direction, Art Production.

Ngā Pōtiki a Tamapahore Trust
What we did2019 Environmental Plan, Design Direction, Art Production.

Conveyor Industries
What we didWebsite Development – Design Direction, Digital Production, WordPress Development.

Med Green Pharmaceutical
What we did / Brand + Identity, Investor Document, Due Diligence Report, Art Direction, Business Communications.

KRW Finance
What we did /  WordPress Development, Business Communications.

Ngā Pōtiki a Tamapahore Trust
What we did / Brand + Identity, Art Direction + Photography, Business Communications, WordPress Development, Assets Toolbox.

Realm Consulting
What we did / Brand + Identity, Art Direction + Photography, Business Communications.

Awa Music & Paritua Vineyards
What we did / Design Direction + Packaging.

Ngā Pōtiki a Tamapahore TrustEducation
What we did / Publication Design, Art Direction + Photography.

Cavius Nano 2019
What we did / Brand + Identity, Art Direction + Photography, Packaging, Catalogues, Point of Sale, Business Communications, Environment & Trade Show Design.

Houe Danish Furniture 2019
What we did / Brand + Identity, Art Direction + Photography, Catalogues, Environment & Trade Show Design, Business Communications.

PayPros
What we did / Brand + Identity, Art Direction, Business Communications, Assets Toolbox, WordPress Development.

Dr Des Kahotea
What we did / Publication Design, Art Direction + Photography.

Pirihima Whanau Trust
What we did / Brand + Identity, WordPress Development, Art Direction + Photography, Business Communications.

Whitfield Consulting – NZ Manuka
What we did / Brand Story, Investment Documents.

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Logos and Marks
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Portfolio 2 – Moana Roller Derby
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Environmental Display – HOUE Danish Furniture
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Portfolio 3 – Sammy Mac’s
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Portfolio 4 – CAVIUS Nano
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Portfolio 5 – Plus Group of Companies
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Portfolio 6 – The Grange
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Whether you’ve got a potential project in the works that good design will make better, or you’re on the lookout for a new creative agency to service your business, we’d love to help!

Let’s talk.

Our Services

  • Strategy Design

    Brand Strategy
    Brand Architecture
    Design Strategy
    Naming
    Visualisation

Kaiate Falls – Te Rerekawau.
© Photography by Logan Davey.

  • Identity Design

    Brand Identity
    Design Direction
    Art Direction + Photography
    Brand Guidelines
    Brand Asset Toolboxes

  • Activation Design

    Print Design
    Web Design
    Publication Design
    Packaging + Display Design
    Environmental + Signage Design

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