welcome to webwave multimedia!

WebWave MultiMedia specializes in visual branding for companies both large and small. An alumni of Nova Scotia's College of Art and Design, I am WebWave's founder and principal designer with over 25 years experience in fine art and design. From the creation of a company's logo, print materials and advertisements, through to the development of the company's website, I use my expertise to define a business's visual identity in a highly competitive marketplace. I invite you to look around my site, view my portolio and get to know me. To discuss your graphic or web design needs, or to arrange a personal meeting, please contact me anytime.

Michelle McCurdy - WebWave

about the designer

about the designer

Hello, I'm Michelle McCurdy, a graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and WebWave's owner and principal designer. More »

graphic and web services

webwave's graphic and design services

As a designer, I believe visual impact is crucial to branding your image. I offer services in both web and graphic design to ensure professional websites. More »

frequently asked questions

webwave's faq

These frequently asked questions answer most general inquiries regarding costs for developing and maintaining a website as well as hosting logistics. More »

about webwave

About Michelle McCurdy

Hello, I'm Michelle McCurdy and I'm a graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. I have a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts with a minor in Art History and I've been trained in computer graphics and website design. My employment history demonstrates strong analytical and problem-solving skills, computer proficiency, highly regarded teaching skills and an ability to manage projects from inception to completion. Along with my freelance work, I've also instructed on Web Development at the Nova Scotia Community College; Business Administation at the Maritime Business College and Graphic Design/Web Development at the Center for Arts and Technology. If you require further details, you may click here to download a PDF version of my resume.


qualification summary

  • Experienced software instructor.
  • In-depth experience applying graphic design principles to produce innovative and tastefully created print materials and web sites.
  • Advanced training and work experience in the application and usage of QuarkXpress; Adobe Photoshop; Acrobat; Dreamweaver; Flash; Illustrator; InDesign; WS FTP Pro; Filezilla; Smartboard's notebook software; Microsoft Word; PowerPoint; Visio; Excel and the Microsoft Access database program.
  • Extensive working experience with both Mac and PC platforms.
  • Programming languages: HTML 5, XHTML & CSS3.
  • Internet: IE; Chrome, Firefox; FTP, TCP/IP; WWW; and E-mail.
  • Fluent in the MS Windows 2007 environment.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of vector and pixel based graphics specifics; color specifics for web and print; image scan and adjustment; web animation, optimization, interactivity and browser compatibility issues.
  • Completed high-impact graphic and web design projects.
  • Exceptionally well-organized with strong work ethics.

webwave services

Services offered with WebWave MultiMedia

As a designer, I believe visual impact is crucial to branding your image. I offer services in both web and graphic design ensuring you a professional image from your logo through to your website and all the visual media in between.

 

web design services

  • Design of professional, clean websites using CSS3 style sheets and transitional and strict XHTML and HTML 5.
  • Website makeovers for existing, old or outdated websites and redesign the site to make it look clean, modern and professional so that your website better reflects your business.
  • Flash animation incorporated into your website design.
  • Applying search engine optimization (SEO) techniques ensuring your website is high in the search engine's query results.

graphic design services:

  • Custom logo creation and/or redesign of an existing logo
  • Brochure Design
  • Business Cards
  • Poster Design
  • Stationary
  • Door Hangers
  • Flyers
  • Yellow Page Ads
  • Art work for kiosks
  • Custom PowerPoint Template
  • Truck Signage
  • Street Signage

my portfolio

I have produced a portfolio of projects that will help you gain a sense of my work. To view, simply click here for my graphic or web design portfolios. You may also click on any image below to view the actual website.

contact

To discuss your graphic or web design needs, or to arrange a personal meeting, please contact me anytime.

Michelle McCurdy, BFA
Principal Designer/Owner

Contact me!

64 County Lake Drive
Lake Echo, Nova Scotia B3E 1E4
Canada

[t] 902 829-2589
[e] webwave@ns.sympatico.ca
[w] www.webwave-multimedia.com