A book of over forty pages outlining the development proposal. Explains the conservation development approach including the creation of an over 240 acre nature preserve around the lake and neighborhoods of mixed housing types.
Photography, book design, poster design, infographics, writing, research, community engagement, liaison with Municipality and Agricultural Land Commission.
“Wow, just read the proposal booklet you’ve put together…. CONGRATULATIONS, what a beautiful piece of work on so many levels!! profoundly hopeful that the project is successful…. what a gift to this and future generations of Bowen Islanders. Thank you!!!” – C.M.
Book design: laying out book of hand drawn graphic novel artwork by Jason Harris for book written and created by Skip McRobert – create collages and text for inside covers and back, styled text throughout, pagination, etc.
Book design and layout, graphic design, writing, branding, consultation on story elements.
Cover for book project in progress. The challenge is to express characters who work in cyberspace, which is very abstract, and create tension in the image.
Graphic design and branding
Restoring Earth Systems
A highly detailed poster showing reforestation and forest restoration work by the Brinkman Group of Companies throughout the Western Hemisphere.
Research, writing, graphic design, branding
Climate Change Research
Poster building on the spiral motif developed for Brinkman and Associates Reforestation Ltd. Describes results of research into reforestation techniques.
Graphic design, branding
Markham Zantvoort Law
Ads and website for unconventional lawyer Alex Markham Zantvoort. We built a brand featuring his sense of humour, tongue in cheek semi formal photoshoot and his red glasses.
Photography, graphic design, writing, branding, website design and build.
When logging threatened bucolic Bowen Island, we mounted a campaign. Searching for a core idea I suggested we try to get 1,000 people to show up at a public meeting to protest the action. As it turned out, we scared away the agency and the march succeeded without a single footstep.
Writing, graphics, branding, community liaison
Towers of Tuscany
Muse of Fire
Book cover for Bowen Island writer and publisher Carol Cram and her New Arcadia Press. We have worked on several other covers together both for her successful novels about female creatives in historic periods, while also bringing other authors into print.
Photo editing, graphic design
“Thanks, I’m sure, in no small part to your cover, The Towers of Tuscany has attracted the notice of Lake Union Publishing, which is the historical fiction/book club imprint for Amazon Publishing. Yes – a real publisher! I have been offered a deal that really is a dream come true and after much deliberation and consultation with other authors, I have accepted it. So yes, dreams really do come true!” – C.C.