DSD Creative Group
About DSD Creative | Website and Graphic Design on Central Coast
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About Us

For over 20 years, we've been passionate about your passion. We've seen the ordinary and love making the extraordinary.



Extraordinary doesn’t happen by chance. It takes a lot of hard work. And it is a balancing act of marrying your brand’s identity with an engaging, contemporary design style. Every brand is unique and we strive to maintain that individuality. We’ve made a deliberate commitment to creating beautiful outcomes and then built a team around us who can help achieve them.


We work diligently to build long term partnerships with our clients, crafting and growing an identity and voice. To some clients, we are their “in-house” design firm. Others are marketing agencies where we provide digital and print design support to their creative team.


Extra-ordinary = hard work. We are up for the challenge.




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Brian Tippitt

Creative Director, Owner

Brian is our Creative Director and in addition to being a uniquely creative artist, served for 15 years in Student Ministries and Worship Arts. His ministry experience has helped develop a unique understanding of how to maneuver, work and design for faith-based organizations.

Stephanie Tippitt

Digital Strategist

Stephanie has 20 years experience in Marketing/Advertising. She created marketing strategies and guided brand development for companies including Kinko’s and Countrywide. She has a passion for her client and for the ever-changing field of Digital Marketing. She guides the Digital Marketing Strategies for the DSD clients that includes Website Architecture and design, Email Marketing Strategy and implementation, and Social Media Campaigns. Though free time is rare, when she has it she loves shopping with her girls and riding her horse Jazzy.

Amber Zofio

Graphic Designer

Amber spent 7 years in the silk-screening industry designing and printing wearable textiles before she received her BFA in Art & Design: Graphic Design from CalPoly San Luis Obispo. Since then she has illustrated everything from food trucks to three published children’s books, worked freelance while living abroad designing brands and endless printed & web-related materials for various clients around the world, and started working with the DSD team in 2013. For a good time she likes to read Fantasy/Sci-Fi fiction, chase her toddler on the beach, drink warm caffeinated beverages, and eat lots of cookies.

Summer Schmitz

Graphic Designer

Summer is a graphic designer, photographer, wife, sister, mommy and friend. She first met Brian & Stephanie working in Student Ministries and was taken under Brian’s wing as an up and coming designer. Her natural creative eye and passion for making everything look beautiful & fun made for an easy transition into the design world. She has now worked with DSD for the past 16 years specializing in graphic communications and photography. In her not so free time, she is loving her kids on purpose, adding to her long list of at home DIYs, and redecorating people’s houses in her mind.

Our Approach

Design for Small Business

Small businesses are our niche. We help discover your voice and create a brand that is communicated throughout all your marketing channels. Direct Mail, Print, Web, Social. From the logo, the annual report, the direct mailer, to the new website and email marketing campaigns - we’ve got you covered.

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Design for Agencies

Large agencies are amazing, but sometimes can get bogged down. We can supplement your Marketing Department's or Agency's creative and production needs. We offer affordable, quick turnaround and work well within your pre-existing style guide and voice.

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Design for Non-Profit

We have worked with churches, Christian Camps, Rescue missions, and other non-profits organizations for almost 20 years. Our unique understanding of faith-based organizations enable us to create relevant, fresh communication materials.

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Our Success


Years of Experience


Multiple Industries


Delighted Clients


Unique Projects


We’d love to hear from you.