Time to Shine

Exceptional graphic design for web, print, apps, branding, and social.


While projects may require experimentation, the timeline may not always be accommodating. Exceeding expectations while meeting the deadline is paramount.


The creative process always centers on what’s most important. Truly great ideas can happen inside parameters, without ever losing sight of budget constraints.


Prompt and thorough communication at all times is the key to a successful process. Ensuring there are no surprises lays the foundation for a smooth-running project.





Melissa has added immeasurably to the look and quality of my newsletter. She is a delight to work with: smart, thoughtful, warm, hardworking, and unfailingly honest. Plus, she has a wonderful sense of humor.”

Dr. Alan Gelenberg, Biological Therapies in Psychiatry

Melissa is exceptionally creative and demonstrates meticulous attention to detail. She solves problems before they even arise and has been a huge asset to our numerous web development projects. Melissa doesn’t merely go the extra mile, she runs the extra marathon.

Lesley Baumann, Creative Director

Melissa has helped us transform our websites into world class destinations for scientific equipment. She’s one of those few, multi-talented individuals out there who is both creative as well as technically proficient. She is a delight to work with, and I would recommend her to anyone who is serious about their website and graphic design.

Elaine Rasmussen, Marketing, Corporate Communications

I have worked with Melissa for over 20 years. She is kind, creative and conscientious. Melissa can take a conversation full of ideas and create a unique and comprehensive finished product. She always meets deadline and I love her work ethic.

Amy Boynton, Managing Editor