Happy Fall  

Monday, October 18, 2010

Hello everyone and I hope you all are enjoying this wonderful Fall weather! :)  Wow it's been a while since I updated here. Sorry about that but I have a good excuse! I've been busy, busy, busy working on some wonderful projects. I've had the pleasure of working with some great new authors and some really fun projects. I've done 3 new book trailers several new websites and blogs and other things.  Here are just a few of the things I've been working on...


















I wish you all a very Happy and Safe Halloween! More updates coming very soon! Have a great one!



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Everything is on Sale!  

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Everything is on sale from now until Oct. 5th you can take 5 dollars off any graphic you want from SBD! That means 5 off any button , ad, banner, signature, or header etc.


And that's not all for these two weeks take 10 dollars off any blog package! So hurry this sale won't last long and it's a great time for a blog makeover or addition! :)


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Winners and a BIG SALE!!!!!!  

Monday, September 13, 2010

What an amazing Blogfest!!!!! I got to visit and find so many new blogs that I would have never know about otherwise and had my followers jump from 20 to 62! I was so amazed and want to thank each of you for joining, now without further ado it is time to pick the two lucky winners of the Blogfest giveaway - a header image (or image of their choosing)

Now here is the chosen eye candy of the day to help me announce the winners! ;)



The winners were chosen randomly via the List Randomizer at Random.org
And they are....

Jessi E.

ABBY

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!

I am sending emails to you both and we can get started on your prize! :)

NOW if you didn't win do not despair! I have an awesome sale going on for the next two weeks!  From now until Oct. 5th you can take 5 dollars off  any graphic! That means 5 off any button , ad, banner, signature, or header etc. 

And that's not all for these two weeks take 10 dollars off any blog package!  So hurry this sale won't last long and it's a great time for a blog makeover or addition! :)


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Blogfest and Contest!!!  

Thursday, September 9, 2010


It's time to get out there and have some fun and find some new wonderful blogs!!! I'm participating in this year's Blogfest and there are a ton of great blogs to check out and many great prizes to be won as well! It's hosted by A Journey for Books and you can see a total list of the participants there.

For my part of the massive giveaway I'm giving 2 lucky winners a brand new header image (or if you don't need that then an image of your choice)!!!

Now just a couple of rules - you must be a follower of Sapphire Romance Realm or this blog  - and if you become a follower of Sapphire Blog Designs you get an extra entry! :)

Today is my birthday so as a little extra bonus for everyone if you enter you automatically get an extra entry. :)

You must also leave a comment on this post and be sure to leave a contact email where I can reach you to let you know if you win! That's it! So good luck to everyone and  I hope you enjoy the blog fest and your visit here as well!

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Special Sale this week only!  

Monday, August 9, 2010

Special Sale! This week only get personalized banners or signatures for only 13 dollars and customized avatars for only 10 dollars!

 Hurry this sale only lasts until Friday August 13th so order yours today!


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New graphics for sale  

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

These headers can be resized with your text added for any layout!

*Please note all final images will be clear and watermarks
will not be on final images they are for proof purposes only*
(click on any of the images to see the larger versions)
Want a custom graphic totally unique to your site contact me today
and get the image you have been dreaming of! :)

Avatars also available....



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The two latest headers I designed...  

Saturday, July 24, 2010


Best selling author Cheryl Kay Tardif check out her website!



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Latest Design and a chance to win a signature or blog button of your own!  

Friday, July 16, 2010

I had the pleasure of working with Laurie on a new facelift for her blog Bitten By Paranormal Romance go have a look and enter for your chance to win a free signature or blog button of your own! :)


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Graphics for sale  

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Here are just a few samples of pre-made graphics I have for sale each will come sized to your specifications and with any text you would like. (All seen here are smaller here than the normal size )

All of these are proofs and the purchased graphics will not have any watermarks on them and will be perfectly crisp and clear.

 I will be adding more periodically. Or if you have an idea for one you would like to see please contact me and I would be happy to make one up for you. :)






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GRAND OPENING  

Friday, June 25, 2010

Hello everyone and welcome to Sapphire Blog Designs.

I have been in business as a web and graphic designer for over seven years. Now I am finally branching out with my own blogger site devoted just to Blog Design! Have you always wanted your own personalized design for your blog that says this is me this is what I like? Well I would love to help make your blog dreams come true! Whether you are looking for just an new header, avatar, or a special graphic for a special post or contest... or if you would like whole look with a new layout for your place - Sapphire Blog Design is here to help see those things realized for you!

(If you need regular website services, promotional posters, a book trailer, etc. whatever you need to help sell your book, or promote your business or just to pimp out your place on the web... I would be happy to help with those as well! Check out all my availible services at Sapphire Designs.com)

I know how expensive web designers can be but I have always wanted to make sure that my prices were affordable there is no 50 to 100 dollar per hour charges here! I have done a lot of research and I have slashed my prices to make sure that everyone can afford a new look if they want one! Want a new design but don't have all the cash right now? I will work with you to make sure that your new blog design can fit within your budget and that you still get to have your beautiful new graphics!

PLUS now through the end of June I have even more ways to save I am offering 10% off my regular pricing to celebrate the Grand Opening of SBD.

So what are you waiting for! Please contact me today and let's get started on your new look! :)


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Examples  

Thursday, June 24, 2010










More examples available upon request and more coming here soon....


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Here are just a few examples of the Header images I have created for clients...















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Clients  

I have had the great honor of working with many beautiful and talented people in my years as a graphic/web artist here is a list of a few of my clients.


Authors:

Jo Goodman
Pamela Clare
Amanda McIntyre
Alexandra Ivy
Deborah Raleigh
Nina Pierce
Stephanie Julian
Jennifer Laurens
Katherine Warwick
Sarah Storme


Bloggers:

Bitten By Paranormal Romance
Leontine's Book Realm
Book Junkie
The Book Queen
Night Owl Romance

Misc. clients:

Night Owl Romance Reviews
Actress and Artist Jane Seymour
The Dr. Quinn Website
Within Temptation
Lynx Inc.
and many many more...

References and more info avalible upon request.

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Animated Ads/Badges Examples  







And many more...

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Graphics, Avatars, & Badges Examples  

Here are just a few examples of some of the Graphics , Avatars, Signatures, and Badges I have created...






 








And many more want to see more examples just contact me via the contact link on the menu and I will be happy to provide references and more examples.

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