Welcome! I am Catherine, a Graphic & Web Designer based in the Thunder Bay Region.

I am a person that prides myself in providing creative solutions to some of the most unique or difficult design problems and I have a very adaptive approach to all my work, whether it be Web / Graphic Design, Print, Animation or Illustration. I enjoy making my designs unique to the client as well as practical and logical, while still ensuring the clients image is upheld and delivered with the utmost veneration.

I believe that it is imperative when approaching each new developments that they be handled in an innovative, ingenious and inspiring way. One can achieve exceptional design results with this recipe.

Photo of Catherine Lalonde

Software Knowledge

Dreamweaver
Photoshop
InDesign
lllustrator
After Effects
Cold Fusion
Quark Xpress

Coding Knowledge

HTML5 & CSS3
PHP
Javascript
Jquery
Actionscript
Ajax

Web Design

Every website gives your business the most important communication tool in today's growing technological world. Website can be used for mean things a store, portfolio, personal or public blog, a business site and all of these are critical for being found and providing you with a window to the clients or people you have not met yet.

Therefore, it is important to have your website looking good! It must be an effective tool that is easy to use and presents you or your company in a professional and stylish manner. It must reflect your needs as well as what you can offer others. It is the fastest way to break the ice with customers, before they choose you!

Print Design & Branding

When it come to how your company is being presented does everything use consistent branding? Are your stationeries, business cards, poster's, annual reports... etc presenting you professionally? Knowing how to make all of these work for you is something I am best at achieving. After getting your target audience and what you would like to accomplish I can take care of the production that will give you the desired marketing tools you need.

Your company logo that is unique to you should communicate who and what you are about, it is the bridge that builds familiarity and trust between you and your potential consumers. It must be appealing and represent your company values.

I strive at building a look, form, feel and character for your brand, that will work effectively across all forms of media. Ensuring that everyone knows and will remember who you are.

Animation

Need an idea placed into motion or be able to interact with your viewer? Or maybe you just need a tutorial presented in a video format. Either way I am skilled in Flash, AfterEffect and SoundBooth to be able to provide you with a video, movie clip or interactive flash content to fit your need.


Illustration

Traditional or digital, this can range from a mural in your home, painting, portrait painting, digital design or completely decorative and unique layout for print or web.