Ruler Man

We recently worked with a unique woman called "The Rulerman."   Alissa collects and resells antique rulers that are of very high quality.  These are collectors items and not your typical school rulers! We also integrated a fully featured store to carry the RulerMan's product line.

2017-04-10T19:56:19+00:00 November 3rd, 2010|Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Ruler Man

Legatus

We were contacted by the Legatus National Staff to construct a new website that would match their magazine branding as well as provide a site that allowed them to frequently add articles and features and massive amounts of content in an organized and efficient way.  We built the site on the Word Press platform and [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:19+00:00 June 10th, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Legatus

Vickie White Travel

Vickie is a classy gal that takes some wonderful outings, cruises, vacations and round the world trips.  She is and has been a world traveler for years and her experience in all of the little things makes her a wonderful organizer and guide.  We built her site with a vintage travel motif to give it [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:20+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Vickie White Travel

Texoma Living Magazine

Texoma Living Magazine is a top-notch publication showcasing the Texoma Area.  Dan and his staff bring national experience and ideas to this venture and TLM is a force to be reckoned with in any city in the country.  Fantastically researched and creative stories, glamorous big city photography and a slick marketing package make this the [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:20+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on Texoma Living Magazine

Your Best Life Secrets

This site is a blog showcasing the work of Byron Katie and the 12 steps.  We were commissioned to create a design that was peaceful and incorporated the elements of nature and the authors favorite symbols of leaves.  Here's the result!

2017-04-10T19:56:20+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Blogs, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Your Best Life Secrets

Target Law

Target Law is a simple design with an extraordinary amount of backend coding.  It's got a custom Google search section added into it so you can search specifically for lawyers anywhere around the country.  In addition, it has a membership area a specialized submission section where attorneys can submit and edit their profiles, add articles [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:21+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Target Law

MPrint Photography

Meredith Shields runs MPrint Photography and also does some killer graphic designs.  We've been friends for years and so when Meredith asked us to do a simple, clean site to showcase her photos we readily agreed.  She does great work, check her site out here!

2017-04-10T19:56:21+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on MPrint Photography

Marabella Productions

We were hired by Graphic Planet Creative to take their design mock-up and code the site into Word Press.  They required a lot of different specialized pages including video templates.  Each page has it's own unique look for a site that in the end doesn't look like a content management system at all... Here's a [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:21+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on Marabella Productions

Hanover Life Teen

Hanover Life Teen is a youth ministry program in the Boston,MA area and they needed a new website to be able to communicate with their youth program.  The youth minister Neil stole the Gnome in our landscape and held it for ransom until we agreed to build him a website.  Thankfully, we did a good [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:21+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio|Comments Off on Hanover Life Teen

Goosecross Winery

We love wine and so when David Topper, the owner of Goosecross Cellars asked us to build him a new site our eyes lit up with the thought of a nice reward of fine Merlot... No, really, David did actually send us a case of wine when we finished and it was hmm....let's try and [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:22+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Goosecross Winery

FOCUS National Site

FOCUS, the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, is a national college ministry that puts missionaries on college campuses to assist in bringing students to  Jesus Christ and the Catholic faith.  They are on hundreds of campuses across the nation and are one of the fastest growing and most dynamic ministries in the Catholic Church today.

2017-04-10T19:56:22+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio|Comments Off on FOCUS National Site

Four Rivers Ministry

Four Rivers Outreach, founded in 2006 by Arthur Horn and Larry Watkins, is one of the largest not for profit organizations in Grayson County, Texas.  The ministry provides focuses on healing lives and restoring families and individuals to a productive life style.  The Four Rivers passion for the addicted and homeless is changing lives and [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:23+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Four Rivers Ministry

Mark Munoz

UFC Fighter Mark Munoz called us to do a site for him that needed to look tough and mean.  We told him we were busy but then he reminded us that his nickname is "The Filipino Wrecking Machine...."  After we got over visions of being beaten to death with our own arms we agreed to [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:24+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Mark Munoz

StudioPress Album Theme

Brian Gardner from Studio Press Fame called us and asked us to create a series of grunge templates for a photography Word Press theme.  We readily agreed and "Album" was born.  This theme has multiple background colors and images and can be changed with the click of a button.  It works extremely well as a [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:25+00:00 May 4th, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on StudioPress Album Theme

Harvest Ministry

Jon and Ann Dunagan are a witness to us all.  Homeschooling parents, they stepped out and took their family into the mission fields and since 1987 have been traveling the globe sharing their message. The Dunagans have impacted millions with the message of Christ and changed countless lives including their own.  At last count they've [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:26+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Harvest Ministry

Camp Wojtyla

FOCUS (The Fellowship of Catholic University Students) is a wonderful organization and we've done a bunch of work for them.  They called us recently to build a new camp site for their Colorado Camp Wojtyla named after Pope John Paul II. They were looking for a great Word Press backend but used more as a [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:26+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Camp Wojtyla

Far From Moscow

What do get when you cross a creative professor, some Russian punk bands and students who love music? Well, once upon a time, Far from Moscow....Professor Dave from UCLA's Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures came up with a great idea for his students:  Create a website that they would manage that would focus on [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:27+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Music and Bands, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Far From Moscow

St. Mary’s Life Teen

St. Mary's Life Teen in Dedham, Ma is one of the best Life Teen programs in the country.  Jason called us and said, "Dude...we need the best website ever..." We hope we obliged him...  We actually liked this design so much that we didn't want to give it to him!  But anyway, he's really good [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:27+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on St. Mary’s Life Teen

The Life Classroom

These guys are all about content..and I mean content. They have dozens of writers and over 2,000 articles on their site already! They wanted a kicking Word Press design to go along with all that delicious posting madness. We rocked it, they loved it, go check it out... you'll learn something about everything there- after [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:27+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on The Life Classroom

Serenity Day Spa

Barbara runs a tight ship and an awesome Day Spa in Sherman, TX. When Barbara came to us for a website she had certain specifications... good looking, match current branding, easy to use and update and done quickly... oh, aren't those everyone's expectations? No problem, we're used to that at Kickstart and we really like [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:27+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on Serenity Day Spa

Fashion Savvy

Tamara Guadin, the chief consultant and owner of Fashion-Savvy.com is a sharp gal. We built a great website for her in exchange for her coming by our office and showing us all how to dress so we didn't look like a bunch of nerds. Now we look seriously "savvy" but unfortunately we're behind our computers [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:27+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Fashion Savvy

FOCUS Missions

We've done a bunch or work for this outfit and we're always pleased to help out.  This time it was a site for their Missionary efforts.  They take young people around the world to help out at locations like Kolkatta (India), JuFarez (Mexico) and Camino de Santiago (Spain.)

2017-04-10T19:56:28+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on FOCUS Missions

Newark Speaks

Newark Speaks is a community forum that's been around for years.  With over a 100,000 posts and thousands of members, this forum needed a kicking new magazine style website to go with it.  We custom designed a site that more than met their needs and the members are loving the new look!

2017-04-10T19:56:28+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Newark Speaks

Newark Black Business Alliance

The Newark Black Business Alliance needed a flashy new website showcasing the growing entrepreneurship of Newark, NJ. We incorporated a new phpBB3 forum into the design and customized it to match the site so the members could dialogue and support one another also. It was a joy making some new friends in Newark...

2017-04-10T19:56:28+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on Newark Black Business Alliance

Isidore Bard

Isidore Bard is a young songwriter out of Iowa who after travelling the world was inspired to write catchy, lyrically deep songs of his travels.  His name album Roadsongs and Parables, released by Mediatrix Records, rocks! In addition, Isidore is now studying for the priesthood.  We wish him the best and were honored to do [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:28+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Music and Bands, Portfolio|Comments Off on Isidore Bard

FOCUS Staff Site

FOCUS is a Catholic Ministry with over 120 full-time Missionaries.  They needed a staff portal where their people could download documents, new resources and communicate with one another.  We built them a new password protected site and database sytem and made it smokin' looking as well as fully functional.  We wish we could send you [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:28+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on FOCUS Staff Site

Spirtus Gladius

Paul Abbe like swords.  He's a warrior at heart and wanted a site that fit his ministry name of "Spiritus Gladius, the Sword of the Spirit."  We designed the site using and creating some old images of Knights and weapons that fit his needs.  Check out PaulAbbe.net and see who Paul is mowing down with [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:29+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Spirtus Gladius

Nevada Law Foundation

We were contacted by our friends at Click3 Media to provide a design for The Nevada Law Foundation, and here's what we came up with. We love collaborating with other design firms and provide graphic packages for all sorts of folks. If you are another web design firm that needs a helping hand give us [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:29+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio|Comments Off on Nevada Law Foundation

The Pines Catholic Camp

The Pines is a Catholic Youth Camp in East Texas that's been around for years. Unfortunately so had their website... It was definitely in need of a face lift and when Erin called us we got right to work. We integrated a full scale Content Management System in, redesigned the entire site and then trained [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:29+00:00 May 2nd, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio|Comments Off on The Pines Catholic Camp

Texoma Pro-life Association

We're big supporters of the Pro-Life movement at KickStart but not big fans of "gross" over the top pictures and hateful words so when The Texoma Pro-Life Association approached us about doing a customized blog we had to work carefully to create an attractive, friendly brand that didn't loose anything in it's serious message as [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:29+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Texoma Pro-life Association

St. Mary’s Catholic School

St. Mary's is a wonderful school in Sherman, TX and they needed a site to match the beauty of the people and the place.  We designed the site with lots of scrolls and antique looking elements to emphasis the long standing history of both the Catholic faith and the school itself (which has been around [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:29+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on St. Mary’s Catholic School

RJ Miller Management

Joe Miller heads up RJMiller Consulting and is probably one of the smartest guys we've met ever.  He runs a marketing and media consultation group that works extensively with international and nationally held hi-tech companies.  He always finds time for a good conversation though and he makes a great bottle of wine... UPDATE:  THIS SITE [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:30+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on RJ Miller Management

Revolution Theme

The infamous Brian Gardner, creator of the Revolution (now " Studio Press") themes for Word Press, asked us to create a design for the theme that was a little bit "grungy and dirty."  We think we obliged him pretty well and it's had some good reviews. We love Word Press and Revolution so this was [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:30+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Revolution Theme

Rebecca Barnett

We designed this site for singer/songwriter Rebecca Barnett. She is hitting the road hard trying to build her career up. She needed something easy to maintain and yet still fresh looking. We used the "scrapbook" style to show lots of her pictures, (Hey, if you're pretty why not have lots of pictures right?) and overlaid [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:30+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Grunge Style, Music and Bands, Portfolio|Comments Off on Rebecca Barnett

The Plasma Doctor

If we had time to watch TV we would probably get a plasma tv.  And if you get a web designer a plasma tv, he's going to want some plasma burn to go along with that.  And if he gets plasma burn on his new plasma tv then he's going to want to get that [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:30+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on The Plasma Doctor

Nick Alexander

We've known Nick for years and sincerely believe him to be one of the funniest human beings on the planet.  In addition to being a comic, Nick is also a musician and a speaker and this part of him has sometimes been overshadowed by his "funny side." The challenge with this site was to be [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:31+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio, Simple and Clean|Comments Off on Nick Alexander

NET Ministries

Net Ministries develops teams of volunteer young people and trains them to minister to their peers.  They travel all over the country and needed a site with some mobility that they could not only manage from national headquarters but from a laptop in the back of a van driving across country as well. The site [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:31+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Portfolio|Comments Off on NET Ministries

Miller Sisters Cafe

Once upon a time there were three sisters.  These sisters cared very deeply for the world and life around them and wanted very much to share their thoughts and opinions with the world.  Like all good girls, they asked their Dad's advice and he sent them to us (we built his website too...) We had [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:31+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Miller Sisters Cafe

McCullough andPeirson

Cindy and Robin are Texas gals and they wanted a site for their Insurance agency that represented who they were. We gave them some Texas stars, barbed wire links, and boxed the whole thing together in some warm shades to give the site a "down home, rustic" feel that just makes you want to linger. [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:31+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on McCullough andPeirson

Kristie Gulock

Kristie is about to release her first album and needed a website to market her ministry.  She is a busy homeschooling Mom on the side so this had to be a site that was easy to manage and update and wouldn't become a burden to her.  She also has great taste however and wanted a [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:31+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Music and Bands, Portfolio|Comments Off on Kristie Gulock

Jenny Klement

We first heard Jenny Klement sing years ago and she's only gotten better with time.  She just released her new album and needed a new site to go along with it.  We were honored to be part of her project. If you have ears on your head and a heart in your chest you should [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Music and Bands, Portfolio|Comments Off on Jenny Klement

Innerflame Apparrel

Brad from Innerflame Apparrel wanted a kicked up, high energy sports theme for his online site and store. We worked with him to design branding, logo and site and used Big Cartel for a custom storefront and then built the main site with all sorts of user features so youth for teams across the country [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Corporate, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Innerflame Apparrel

FOCUS National Conference

FOCUS (The Fellowship of Catholic University Students) asked us to help them "brand" their National Conference. We launched a kickin' website and then created the conference branding to match including stage dressings, banners, signage and lighting effects. The conference was awesome, with over 5,000 college aged young people in attendance. Check out the awesome ministry [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on FOCUS National Conference

Dancendy Dance Center

The dancers at Danceny Dance Studio explode with energy and passion.  They needed a site that did the same thing.  We developed the site using the idea of "ordered chaos," still functional and easy to navigate but also "messy" and "artistic" and full of action. Typing away on the trusty computer is about as much [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Grunge Style, Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Dancendy Dance Center

Catholic Mission Trips, INC

Steve Nasche from CMT Inc called us and wanted a funky logo, and a website design that would look like it belonged in the mission fields. Not knowing much about the Mission fields, we decided to do some "research" and went to Mexico with one of his groups. Wow! They seriously have it together! It [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Churches and Ministries, Grunge Style, Portfolio|Comments Off on Catholic Mission Trips, INC

Boiler Room Coffee

Brother and sister, Brandon and Meredith Shields run this funky coffeebar in Sherman, TX and they needed a great, easily managed website to show off their menu, rental facilties and live entertainment schedule.  We took their existing branding structure and put it into a business friendly, yet funky design which could appeal to commuters in [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Portfolio, Small Business|Comments Off on Boiler Room Coffee

Atkinson Chiropractic

Dr. Atkinson is a great guy and he wanted a great site. He came to us asking if we could develop a logo, branding concepts and a website for him that was corporate but not too "stale" and develop it with a Content Management System so he and his staff could update easily. We coupled [...]

2017-04-10T19:56:32+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Portfolio, Simple and Clean, Small Business|Comments Off on Atkinson Chiropractic
Load More Posts