JADE MELNYCHUK - CREATIVE STUDIO

This space will act as a "home base" for your design project. All of the forms, drafts and final design work will be placed here for you to reference, as well as final files for you to download in the future.

Current Project Phase: Finishing touches!

Project Notes & Comments - Click on the link below. Use this document to leave notes and comments at revision stages throughout the project.

- Notes & Comments Document Link


CLIENT HOMEWORK

Click on the links below to access the Google Doc with your branding + web questionnaire, the workflow worksheet, sample pinterest branding inspiration board and the branding and web design process package pdf. Please let me know if you have trouble accessing the file.

Due Date:  Please have all homework completed by { DATE }

LINK TO: Questionnaire + Homework

LINK TO: Workflow Worksheet

LINK TO: Sample Pinterest Branding Inspiration Board

When you've completed ALL of the homework, please go through the checklist below and click submit. It will let me know that you are done so that we can proceed to the next step. Thanks!

HOMEWORK CHECKLIST:

Questions *
all questions have been answered!
Pinterest Inspiration Board *
my pinterest inspiration board is complete and a link to my board is provided in my homework file!
Content *
all content for all pages, products, and contact info is provided!
Links to Images *
links for all images to be used on your website either in a Dropbox or Google Drive folder
Social Media *
all of my social media accounts are listed with exact links to the accounts!

MEETING TIME!

We will have our first meeting on { DATE } at { TIME } which is 1 week before the scheduled start date of your project.

I look forward to chatting with you about your creative business and how the inspiration gathering process was for you!

Here is the link for our call - { LINK }


BRANDING


MOODBOARD

The image shown on the left is your brand mood board. It includes your colour palette and font combinations. Have a look at the image, a link below will show a larger image. Make notes and comments on the feedback form. I will review the notes and apply changes during the revision. 

Moodboard - Round 1

The image on the left has now been updated to reflect the changes and a link to a larger image can be found below.

Moodboard - Final


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LOGO CONCEPTS

The image to the left is of your first round of logo concepts. A link to a bigger image which may be easier to view is below. Please have a look at these and provide your impressions and feedback via our feedback form. The link is located above. I will review your notes and comments and work on the revision. 

Jade Melnychuk Creative Studio Logo Concepts - Round 1

The image to the left has now been updated to reflect the second round of revisions. Please have a look at this round of revisions and provide comments and notes via our feedback form. The link is the located above. I will review your comments and implement the changes for your final logo draft. When it's complete your final logo design will be located below. 

Jade Melnychuk Creative Studio Logo Concepts - Round 2


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BRAND STYLE GUIDE

The image on the left is your brand style guide which includes your moodboard, colour palette, font combinations, logo, logo variations, social media etc. Have a look at the link below, make notes and comments on the feedback form and I'll make necessary adjustments.

Jade Melnychuk Creative Studio - Brand Style Guide

Here is your final brand board and style guide which includes your colour palette and font combinations as well as logo variations. The image to the left now reflects your final style guide. Feel free to use this image however you'd like.

Jade Melnychuk Creative Studio - Brand Style Guide


LOGOS

This section will be updated with your logo design files after your project is complete.

These are your final logo design files! I like to include as many file sizes as possible for your project. It makes things easy for you in the future. If you ever come across another file size that you need, please let me know and I would be happy to pass it on your way. 

 
 
 

Raster Files for Web

Primary Logo | Large | JPG

Primary Logo | Large | PNG

Primary Logo | Medium | JPG

Primary Logo | Medium | PNG

Primary Logo | Small | JPG

Primary Logo | Small | PNG

.png files have a transparent background and .jpg files have a white background

 

Vector Files for Print

Primary Logo | EPS

Primary Logo | AI


COLLATERAL ITEMS


BUSINESS CARDS - DESIGN

Here are your business cards round 1. Please have a look at them through the link below and make notes and comments on the feedback form. I'll review it and apply changes to the revision.

Business Cards - Round 1

The image to the left has been updated now to reflect the revision changes. A link to the larger image is below.

Business Cards - Final


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BUSINESS CARDS

These files are all set up and ready to be printed with Moo! I've included uploading instructions below.

Business Card Front

Business Card Back

 

 

1. Save the above business card files on your desktop.

2. Visit    www.moo.com/ca     and go to All Products > Business Cards > Upload a complete designThen click on the button Upload complete designs.

3. I've set up your files to fit their template, so you can click on the image that says Upload your front.

4. Where it says Add a new file, click Upload a photo or design, choose the file labeled jm-buscard-front.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the card will look like once it's trimmed.

5. In the top righthand corner click Upload backs, click on the image that says Upload your back. Where it says Add a new file, click Upload a photo or design, choose the file labeled jm-buscard-back.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the card will look like once it's trimmed.

6. In the top righthand corner click on Quality & Paper. It will give you 4 options to choose from. Choose one of the options. The Original paper stock is high quality and quite lovely but feel free to choose Luxe, Super or Green. The difference is in the thickness of your business card and price of course.

7. Scrolling down, it will ask you to choose your corners. Either square or rounded, select one.

8. The next section on this page asks you to pick a finish. Either Matte or Glossy. I find that the original Matte finish of Moo cards is perfect. It has a smooth, satiny feel and is quite luxurious. But if you would prefer to have a glossy card finish then select that here.

9. The next section on this page asks you to choose a quantity you'd like to order. Anything from 50 - 800. Select one.

10. On the top righthand side click on Review & Purchase.

11. Once you're ready to order, click Add to cart in the top right-hand corner. Review your purchase and click Checkout.  

12. Choose your country and delivery option. Choose one and click Continue.

13. Next, you will be asked to sign in to your moo account or create an account where you'll be able to enter your shipping and payment information. Having an account will allow you to be able to save this order and easily reorder the same cards over and over again as you need them. 

 

If you have any questions about your order there are a few options on how to contact them. They have amazing customer service and are always available to answer your questions or concerns about your order.


THANK YOU CARDS - DESIGN

Here are your thank you cards round 1. Please have a look at them through the link below and make notes and comments on the feedback form. I'll review it and apply changes to the revision.

Thank You Cards - Round 1

The image to the left has been updated now to reflect the revision changes. A link to the larger image is below.

Thank You Cards - Final


THANK YOU CARDS

These files are all set up and ready to be printed with Moo! I've included uploading instructions below.

Thank You Card Front

Thank You Card Back

1. Save the above business card files on your desktop.

2. Visit www.moo.com and go to All Products Mini Cards > Upload a complete design. Then click on the button Upload complete designs.

3. I've set up your files to fit their template, so you can click on the image that says Upload your front.

4. Where it says Add a new file, click Upload a photo or design, choose the file labeled jm-thankyoucard-front.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the card will look like once it's trimmed.

5. In the top righthand corner click Upload backs, click on the image that says Upload your back. Where it says Add a new file, click Upload a photo or design, choose the file labeled jm-thankyoucard-back.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the card will look like once it's trimmed.

6. In the top righthand corner click on Quality & Paper. It will give you 2 options to choose from. Choose one of the options. The Original paper stock is high quality and quite lovely but feel free to choose Luxe. The difference is in the thickness of your business card and price of course.

7. Scrolling down, it will ask you to choose your corners. Either square or rounded, select one.

8. The next section on this page asks you to pick a finish. Either Matte or Gloss.

9. The next section on this page asks you to choose a quantity you'd like to order. Anything from 100 - 1600. Select one.

10. On the top righthand side click on Review & Purchase.

11. Once you're ready to order, click Add to cart in the top right-hand corner. Review your purchase and click Checkout.  

12. If you are ordering other items at the same time then continue shopping by selecting the products from the top menu OR review your purchase and click Checkout. 


STICKERS - DESIGN

Here are your stickers round 1. Please have a look at them through the link below and make notes and comments on the feedback form. I'll review it and apply changes to the revision.

Stickers - Round 1

The image to the left has been updated now to reflect the revision changes. A link to the larger image is below.

Stickers - Final


STICKERS

These files are all set up and ready to be printed with Moo! I've included uploading instructions below.

Sticker - 1

Sticker - 2

Sticker - 3

Sticker - 4

1. Save the above sticker files on your desktop.

2. Visit www.moo.com and go to All Products Stickers > Round StickersThen click on the button Start Making.

3. I've set up your files to fit their template, so you can click on the image that says Upload a full design. Then click Upload complete design and then upload your design.

4. Where it says Add a new file, click Upload complete designs, choose the file labeled jm-sticker1.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the sticker will look like once it's trimmed.

5. In the top righthand corner click the rectangular icon with a " + " sign to add another sticker click on Upload your design, then click upload a new photo or design. Choose the file labeled jm-sticker2.pdf from your desktop and click Open. It will upload your design and give you a preview of what the sticker will look like once it's trimmed. Continue this process to upload all of your sticker files.

6. In the top righthand corner click on Quality and choose a quantity you'd like to order. Anything from 52 - 416. Select one.

7. On the top righthand side click on Review & Purchase.

8. Once you're ready to order, click Add to cart in the top right-hand corner. 

9. If you are ordering other items at the same time then continue selecting the product from the top menu OR review your purchase and click Checkout.  


FACEBOOK PAGE - DESIGN

Here are your facebook page images. A cover page image and a profile image. Please have a look at them through the link below and make notes and comments on the feedback form. I'll review it and apply changes to the revision.

Facebook Page Images - Round 1

The image to the left has been updated now to reflect the revision changes. A link to the larger image is below.

Facebook Page Images - Final


FACEBOOK PAGE

These files are set up and ready to be downloaded onto your desktop and uploaded onto your facebook page. 

Facebook Cover Image

Facebook Profile Image


COLOURS & FONTS

Header Fonts: Proxima Nova + Brandon Grotesque

Body Font: Proxima Nova

 
 
 

Black

Used for body text, lines and buttons

C = 75

M = 68

Y = 67

K = 90

Hexadecimal: #000000

Very Light Grey

Used for lines, backgrounds

C = 4

M = 3

Y = 4

K = 0

Hexadecimal: F1F1EF

Blush

Used for headers, links, buttons

C = 6

M = 17

Y = 21

K = 0

Hexadecimal: #EDD2C3


Web Design


HOME PAGE MOCKUP

The image to the left is a preview of Round 1. Below is a link to a mockup of what your home page will look like. Please review it and make notes and comments in our feedback form to apply to the revision.

Home Page Mockup - Round 1

And below is a link to the final mockup that is now ready for the development stage of your website!

Home Page Mockup - Final


DEMO SITE

Below is your link to a demo of your website. It has the home page, another page, shop, and the blog. The image to the left is a preview shot of what it looks like so far!. Please review it and make notes and suggestions to apply to the revision.

Demo Site - Round 1

Now I'm ready to finalize everything and finish the development phase!

There will be 1 more revision stage which is only for finishing touches and small tweaks.


COMING SOON SPLASH PAGE

Now that we've completed the design of your website, all that's left to do is set up a splash page that will act as a pre-launch page to generate some excitement until you are ready to launch your website! The image to the left is a preview and there is 1 revision if necessary. Have a look at the image at the link below and make notes and suggestions to apply to the revision.

Coming Soon Page - Round 1

Coming Soon Page - Final


FINAL PAYMENT TIME!

Now that I've completed all of the work, it's time to send off the final invoice. I will send you the invoice and you will take care of the last payment.

Once I have received the payment, I will transfer ownership of your brand new site & all the files you'll need for the future will be placed on this page for you to download at your convenience.


YOUR BRAND NEW WEBSITE & BRANDING!

Now that I've received the final payment, we are ready to transfer ownership of your lovely new website to you!

You will receive an email to set up an account with Squarespace from me. After your account is set up I will transfer ownership over to you and you will complete the payment process for annual billing for your Squarespace website. After this is done I will get your domain registrar login information from you and set up your domain so that it points to your new site. I will set up your coming soon page and make sure everything is running smoothly to get it ready for your launch. You and I will schedule your training session to go over anything you will need to know to get you up and running with your website! I will stay on as an administrator role for 30 days, which will be { DATE }, so please be sure that you are comfortable using your site and make use of this 30 days to ask me any questions.

Next, I will upload all of the images and files, to this page, that you may need in the future. Please be sure to download them onto your computer and keep them in a safe place. I will keep this page up for you to access until  { DATE 6 months from transfer of ownership date } so you are welcome to come back and access these files at your convenience.  


LAUNCH DAY!

Now it's time to get ready for your launch day! I'm sure you're super excited! I'll promote it on my website and through instagram as well as whatever you do through social media to get ready for the big day! 

Congratulations!

You've done a great job and you should be proud of your new brand and website!

So have a celebration, invite your friends and loved ones and get ready for the big day!

You deserve it!

All of my best to you and your amazing creative business!