Sketchbook Design was founded in 2006 and is an award-winning graphic design firm based in New York City. Our approach combines a polished aesthetic with highly personalized service, ensuring a strong understanding of clients' creative needs. The goal is high-impact design for established corporations, growing businesses and non-profits. Sketchbook's expertise includes branding, event and marketing collateral, web design, signage, and invitations. We also work extensively in design for corporate sales incentives (fun trips). 

Our diverse client roster includes The American Cancer Society, Microsoft, Yale University and New York University, to name a few. We take a fresh look at a client's business and provide full-service guidance and design that helps to increase revenue and create a lasting impression.

Justin van Deursen, Sketchbook's founder, comes from an international background. He graduated magna cum laude from the School of Art & Design at Syracuse University and immediately fulfilled his childhood dream of moving to NYC. His professional experience joins fine arts with design, providing exceptional attention to detail and an eye for aesthetics. Justin also speaks German and Italian. On the side, he enjoys history, key lime pie and saying hello to cute dogs on the street. 


  • Brand Identity + Logo Design
  • Marketing Collateral
  • Print + Web Advertising
  • Stationery + Invitation Design
  • Design for Special Events and Incentive Travel
  • Design for Trade Shows and User and Experience Conferences
  • Web Design and Architecture
  • Web / Mobile Development
  • Packaging
  • Illustration
  • Product Sourcing
  • Studio Photography + Retouching
  • Copywriting
  • Video Storyboarding
  • Video Shooting
  • Post Production + Editing