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Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq

The Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq is a not-for-profit Tribal Council incorporated in 1986 who's mission is to proactively promote and assist Mi’kmaw communities’ initiatives toward self determination and enhancement of community. From its main office located in the Millbrook First Nation, The CMM delivers a variety of community programs and advisory services to first nations communities in Nova Scotia. We've just launched…Read More

The Bloom Program

The Bloom program is a new initiative funded by the Nova Scotia provincial government and administered by a team from the College of Pharmacy at Dalhousie University. Offered at 20 pharmacies across Nova Scotia, the Bloom Program aims to improve the health and quality of life of people living with mental illness and addictions. Pharmacists partner with patients registered in the…Read More

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

Contact East 2014

Last year, we created a graphic treatment for Contact East—a yearly conference/event which moves throughout the Atlantic Provinces. This year, we were brought in to design a new concept for the 2014 event in Pictou, Nova Scotia. This is the 23rd year of the event. Each year Contact East brings the very best of Atlantic Canadian talent, in theatre, music, and dance,…Read More

Green Schools Nova Scotia

Green Schools Nova Scotia is a new provincial program administered by Clean Nova Scotia and funded by Efficiency Nova Scotia. The program goal is to promote a culture of sustainability in the school setting. They assist schools to develop plans for implementing sustainability over the long term, and provide support, guidance, and motivation to schools over time. Greenschoolsns.ca has been recently launched. I was contracted…Read More

Visual Arts Nova Scotia website

Last week we launched an exciting new project, a website redesign for local non-profit organization Visual Arts Nova Scotia. This was a large project which involved a visual and functional redesign of the site, as well as the importing of content from the old website—which was extensive. The new VANS website features an exhibitions archive, photo galleries, a searchable database of resources…Read More

Voluntary Sector Professional Capacity Trust

The Government of Nova Scotia has established a Voluntary Sector Professional Capacity Trust and I was contacted to design an info sheet and application form for the program. This trust is open to Non-Profit and Voluntary sector organizations in the province and will fund training and capacity needs for the organizations’ paid staff. With several years of personal experience working for various…Read More

Innovacorp – green team

Local crown corporation innovacorp has established a "green team" committee to focus on issues of environmental sustainability. They wanted a look to identify the committee—for use on posters, letterhead and email newsletters. The typical brand image used by innovacorp is a blue butterfly - so the clear solution was to use a green butterfly in it's place. This has the desired impact of…Read More

Farm Energy Nova Scotia logo

Farm Energy Nova Scotia is a new organization whose purpose is to provide the agricultural community with guidance and research for energy sustainability on farms. I was contacted to create a simple high impact logo. After going through a process to evaluate the needs, goals & audience, I presented them with several options and (with some refinements) this is what…Read More

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