Welcome. Since 2015 we’ve helped our clients stand out and get Lemonfaced.

By putting together ideas, words, design and technology with passion and enthusiasm, we’ve created, developed and executed brand magic for our clients. Don't take our word for it, see what our clients have to say, browse our portfolio, read our case studies. Find out what we've been up to, tips, tricks and how we celebrate our clients. Learn about who we are what we can do for you and how we might collaborate.



Sarah-Jayne Shine truly does “shine”! Her creative flare coupled with a desire to work with and for the customer produces outstanding results that enhances customer engagement and perception. Sarah-Jayne through clarity of strategy developed and delivered on an outstanding communications and brand strategy that brought to life our ideas and vision.

Monique Davidson,
Group Manager Customer & Community Services


Lemonface design were an incredible organisation to deal with. Responsive, articulate, organised. Rearrangements and quick changes were never a problem at all, also, wonderfully fantastic with the advice and ongoing support, especially of my outcomes, through social media and signage from small residential signs to very large billboards which were balanced and effective, dare I say quite stunning! Cannot wait to utilise their expertise and work with them again in the future.

Councillor Victoria Kaye-Simmons
Horowhenua District Council

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Liminal Nails

Sarah-Jayne was so professional and has so much talent. She was able to take my ideas and random images, turning them into a clear vision for my business. Her ideas and suggestions were incredibly helpful and I loved working with her.

Elizabeth Goodman
Liminal Nails

Shepherdess Magazine

Sarah Jayne is creative, clever, dynamic, and a storyteller. She is exactly the sort of person you want to have on your team when working on a project that uses visual communication to tell a story. it is wonderful to work with someone who is equally as excited on a project as you! It feels like a true collaboration.

Kristy McGregor
Editor, Shepherdess Magazine

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Case Studies

If you want to get a sneak peek into how we work, read one of our case studies, they showcase our work from 'go to whoa!' and explore projects in more depth.


There’s no better time than now to get your ducks in a row

Contrary to popular belief auditing your brand can be swift, painless, easy, and wait for it…enjoyable. Brand audits can be wholesale belt and braces or a quick state of the nation overview. They can be a quick check in to make sure you’re still on track and following your dreams, or they can be deep dive and analytic driven.

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The difference between a graphic designer and your cousin who used Photoshop once

Everyone wants a beautiful website, a killer logo with to-die for marketing assets – but the fact is that many companies simply aren’t willing to pay professional rates for these things, and they’re doing themselves a disservice. They may instead often ask a friend / relative / employee without adequate training, to “have a go” at DIY design. The results ranging from unexciting and commonplace at best, to absolutely appalling (and commercially damaging) at worst.

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How do I get someone to read my boring document?

We’re masters at this. First up we know good content from bad and we can help you with this process. Documents needn’t be boring and crammed full of dull words.

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