Kirby Stephens Design



Begin with a conversation.

KSD takes the time to ask the right questions in order to understand your communication needs. After evaluating existing concerns, organizational challenges and future goals, we prepare cost proposals based on the time required to deliver a successful project.


This is what we do.

KSD works in all areas of visual communication, including branding and corporate identity, print, web, interactive, marketing, strategic planning, wayfinding, interpretive and environmental graphics.


Awareness and action. 

In business since 1988, KSD partners with local, regional and national clients to create message and graphic solutions that build awareness and compel action. KSD is kinetic, strategic design.


When do you want to start?

Demonstrated in this website are the talents of designers, illustrators, photographers, programmers, project managers, writers, thinkers and doers that draw inspiration from everyday life, each other and from you. We're ready to help tell your story.  get in touch

What's New at KSD?

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The Rhythm of Design

The Rhythm of Design

11 Jul 2014 Studio Life

I am not a musician. Yet, here I sit with my Willie Nelson autographed Fender acoustic gui... Read more

Being Brave in the Attempt

Being Brave in the Attempt

05 Mar 2014 Studio Life

“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.” — Special Olympics oath... Read more

Discover What Speaks to You

Discover What Speaks to You

12 Dec 2013 News

Designing a logo to represent the Russell County (Kentucky) Public Library began with a fu... Read more

MMF Wins Southeast Tourism Society's Festival of the Year Award

MMF Wins Southeast Tourism Society's Festival of the Year Aw…

06 Nov 2013 Events

JACKSONVILLE, Fl. (November, 2013) — The Master Musicians Festival (MMF) held in July was ... Read more

A Garden of Delights

A Garden of Delights

30 Aug 2013 Studio Life

On occasion we need a little creative inspiration. This week our good friend and occasiona... Read more

Just Show the Art

Just Show the Art

04 Jul 2013 News

Just show the art. That's what it finally boiled down to when trying to define a structure... Read more

Professional Web Presentation Essential for Economic Development

Professional Web Presentation Essential for Economic Develop…

26 Jun 2013 News

RCIDA Launches New Website The last decade has increasingly shown the Internet to be amon... Read more

Fireborn Energy: A New Logo and Website Unveiled

Fireborn Energy: A New Logo and Website Unveiled

21 Jun 2013 News

Fireborn Energy LLC just launched their new website and logo, both designed by KSD. Firebo... Read more

Inspiring Tomorrow's Leaders, By Design

Inspiring Tomorrow's Leaders, By Design

21 Jun 2013 Studio Life

"A car battery, a real estate development, a glass of wine, an iPhone App, and, a urine te... Read more

Overheard About KSD

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You and your staff went beyond the call of duty to make this brochure the best possible; and I appreciate it."

Congressman Hal Rogers | US House of Representatives

They didn't tell us what we needed to do, they asked questions, and listened. We appreciated that, and are absolutely thrilled with the results."

Kimberly Taylor | RCPL Information Technology Librarian

It's always a pleasure to work with the best in the business, and they're right here in Somerset where we need them to be. The Valley Oak Technology Complex's image is in good hands with KSD."

Greg Jones | Executive Director SKED

We began working with Kirby's group more than 20 years ago to establish Superior Battery's corporate identity. Today they are an indispensible part of our team as we build a national and international presence for the Superlex brand."  

Randy Hart | CEO Superior Battery

This was the first time that I was actually proud to send out conference communication materials to our clients."

Sara Melton | U.S. Department of Commerce

Our Clients On The Web

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About Us

KSD is an award winning, full service design communication firm located in Somerset, Kentucky.

Get in touch

  • KSD  Kinetic | Strategic | Design
    219 E. Mt. Vernon Street
    Somerset Kentucky 42501
  • 606 679-5634