Tag Archives: community

the Great NS Pick-Me-Up

We were recently contracted to develop a design renewal for the Great Nova Scotia Pick-Me-Up, which is an initiative of the Clean Foundation. The Great Nova Scotia Pick-Me-Up is Nova Scotia’'s primary volunteer-driven community cleanup program. For the past 25 years, Clean Nova Scotia has provided supplies and support to participants (individuals, groups, businesses, schools), to carry out community-based cleanups. The kind of thing where you…Read More

Youth Art Connection

Youth Art Connection (YAC) is a newer local charitable organization which was founded by two fantastic people, Ann Denny and Ryan Veltmeyer—who are dedicated to working with youth and promoting positive change through the power of the arts. We were brought in to work with local marketing consultant and film producer, Pamela Lovelace, and redesign a fresh, responsive website for YAC. YAC…Read More

Mobile Outreach Street Health

We've just launched a new website for Mobile Outreach Street Health (MOSH). A program of the North End Community Health Centre, MOSH provides accessible primary health care services to people who are homeless, insecurely housed, street involved and underserved in our community. They have a mobile treatment centre (modified van) that they move to various locations and provide medical care to people…Read More

Hope Blooms

Hope Blooms is a community social enterprise run out of the Halifax North end. They take care of community garden plots and a greenhouse, they provide food and cooking workshops for their community and as an entrepreneurial initiative, they produce and sell their own Fresh Herb Salad Dressings. This is a fantastic and inspiring organization where youth learn how to grow…Read More

Heartwood Centre for Community Youth Development

Heartwood is a charitable organization in Halifax who's mission is youth engagement for positive community change.  They work with youth to develop their skills and confidence as community leaders. They also train and coach adults to meaningfully engage youth. We provided a complete website redesign for Heartwood, working with them to produce this clean, responsive design which they can easily…Read More

Soccer Nova Scotia Training Centre

We've launched a new website for the Soccer Nova Scotia Training Centre. This impressive, year-round, world-class, multisport facility opened in October 2011. There are three indoor fields covered in a modern Greenfields V-Shape Synthetic Turf. Check it out! [caption id="attachment_1064" align="alignnone" width="610"] snstc.ca[/caption]Read More

Canada Games Centre 2011-2012 Annual Report

I've recently completed work on the 2011-2012 Annual Report for the Canada Games Centre. It's their first annual report, published as an interactive online .pdf. For the design of this report, we continued a theme of that was established for the membership appreciate day at the Centre—using the idea of sports pennants to portray a feeling of celebration and victory. The…Read More

Mi’kmaq Maliseet Nations News

We've just launched a new website for Mi'kmaq Maliseet Nations News (MMNN)! MMNN is a First Nation owned, community focused monthly newspaper based out of Millbrook, Nova Scotia with a particular expertise in Mi’kmaq culture. The objectives of the newspaper are to celebrate and lift people up with an emphasis on positive stories and success stories in the Mi’kmaq community, to…Read More

Clean Temple Wellness Studio

Located in a historic building in Downtown Halifax, Clean Temple Wellness Studio offers a nutrition based approach to achieving optimal health during all stages of life. Their services include nutrition & lifestyle consultations, weight-loss, workshops in cleansing, detoxification, digestion & candida elimination. Pinwheel was tasked with developing the brand identity including logo, cards, brochures, office documents, signage, and the web…Read More

Canada Games Centre

The Canada Games Centre is Halifax’s newest fitness, aquatic, & recreation facility, established to integrate both the need for high performance sport & athlete development, while promoting recreation and wellness within the community. It's run by a not-for-profit society who operate the centre on behalf of the Halifax Regional Municipality. It's an impressive facility—with striking architecture. Some of the highlights…Read More


Souris Harbour Authority is a long time client in my family's hometown of Souris, P.E.I. They are a not-for-profit community based corporation established to own, operate and promote the development of the Port of Souris. Over the years, they've grown and expanded their operations to include a historic lighthouse and cold storage facility. And there has been a mix of separate websites…Read More

Colchester Active Transportation Week

[caption id="attachment_468" align="alignnone" width="610" caption="Colchester Active Transportation Week street banner"][/caption] This is a twenty foot long street banner for Move On Colchester Active Transportation Week. They wanted something they could reuse every year, without specific dates. We settled on sort of a variation or expansion of the Move On Colchester logo, which I designed in September 2009.Read More

Contact Info


3618 Rosemeade Ave.
Halifax, NS
B3K 4L7

find & follow