Indigenous Graphic Design

Nice to meet you!

Thank you for having us here as guests at the 4th Annual Westside Tourism Symposium.  We’re happy to have this opportunity to share what we do with you here, but more importantly, we’re here to listen and learn about your businesses and the places you call home in Westside. All of your stories will help …

Community Events

Be Extraordinary

On Tuesday, June 13, Shaun gave the alumni address at RRC Polytech’s Spring Convocation. Here is the message he shared. Congratulations! This is a big deal.You’re receiving a diploma today in extraordinary times. You.Are.Extraordinary. Have you ever thought about that word? It’s going to be at the core of my advice for you today. Be …

Indigenous Graphic Design

We Take It Back

Harvesting Saskatoon berries at St. Laurent, Manitoba. This page discusses topics that may be distressing and awaken memories of past traumatic experiences and abuse.The Residential School Crisis Line provides 24-hour crisis support to former students and their families toll-free at 1-866-925-4419. First Nations, Inuit and Métis seeking immediate emotional support can contact the Hope for Wellness …

Two people fishing in a yellow canoe


There’s a palette for that

How do designers decide what colours to use in their designs? When a client comes to us, we begin by asking a lot of questions. (You can learn more about our process here.) This helps us learn more about our clients and what they’re looking for — and also what they’re looking at. What inspires …

Indigenous Graphic Design

Considerations and Best Practices in Indigenous Design

“Consider the reception and implication of all designs so that they protect the environment, are sustainable, and remain respectful of Indigenous cultures over deep time: past, present and future.” Protocol 8, International Indigenous Design Charter The field of professional graphic design is a creative arts industry with a long history,  many diverse influences and a …