We are THE DESIGN BARB - a dedicated graphic and web design consultancy.

Our aim is to "catch imaginations" by creating engaging, innovative designs to meet clients marketing needs and helping their business venture grow beyond expectations. We deliver creative design solutions for businesses, organisations and individuals from Hexham and the Tyne Valley, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and throughout the North East.


Please take a look at a small selection of our branding, graphic and web design projects.

About us

We pride ourselves on being able to deliver a one-to-one graphic design, marketing and website development service. This means, you'll always have direct access and liaise with the person working on your project from start to finish, enabling us to provide the best solutions, with care and attention to detail, from concept right up to final production. Our friendly and personal approach to every project will always be paramount to all the work we produce.

Our graphic design, marketing and web design skills cover services including, but by no means limited to:

  • Corporate Identity
  • Branding
  • Promotional Literature
  • Brochures
  • Advertising
  • Packaging
  • Signage
  • Exhibitions
  • Web Design, Development & Hosting
  • Social Media
  • Marketing
  • SEO

We don't stop there though! In our time we have worked on virtually every kind of project within the graphic design industry but with that being said we are always seeking out new challenges and are always looking to broadening our creative horizons.

So, if you've got a project you're looking to get off the ground why not get in touch? We'd be delighted to meet you and discuss your requirements. Call us today on 01434 601149 or drop us an enquiry.

Meet the Team

We are a well-knit bunch that work very closely together ensuring we deliver the best possible design solutions to all our clients. We pride ourselves on having 'individuals', each with their own talents, skills and areas of expertise.

Andrew Beniams
Creative and Marketing
Andrew has a huge breadth of experience in the design industry and the depth of knowledge to take creative concepts through to the final print and production processes, developing creative briefs and marketing strategy. He is also often the first point of contact with new clients.
Roger Booth
Director / Artwork / Accounts
Roger has a very keen eye for detail and actively works with many clients, producing publications, adverts and brochures. His role includes looking after the important aspects of running the business, including finance.

Happy Clients

Each and every one of our clients receives personal care and attention from the BARB Graphics team. This care and attention will always be paramount to our ongoing commitment to all of our clients.

  • The website received a lot of praise last week from a Matrix Assessor who was assessing our advice and guidance services. She liked the layout, it not being too cluttered with information and the easy navigation.
    Skills North Tyneside Visit website
  • I'd like to thank the team for a first class job on the Mr Residential website. It's fresh, punchy, up to date, easy to navigate and more importantly it works brilliantly well for the business. We regularly have our customers complimenting ourselves on what a slick, well laid out website it is SIMPLY thanks to you guys. Now that we decided to upgrade the mobile side you have made the site Mobile friendly and thus we are expecting an increased flow of enquiries because of this.
    Mark Routledge MR Residential
  • I struggled to find a firm who could match our needs for a user friendly, simple yet effective website. I made an enquiry and from the outset they took my ideas and guided us through the whole process. We now have the Website we wanted with the design we required. I can't recommend them higher and thank Andrew and the staff once again for a fantastic outcome.
    Peter Foster Saxon Financial Advice

Don't be a stranger

Please feel free to get in touch. We'd be very happy to discuss your requirements, we're sure we'll be able to help create the right solution for you... and remember initial discussions are always FREE.

Address: 2.3c The Beacon, Beaufront Park, Hexham NE46 4TU
Please Phone: 01434 601149
email: design@designbarb.co.uk