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Blue Ribbon Clients

Antiquum Farm

Blue Ribbon Bulletins worked with Antiquum Farm grower Steve Hagen to present the vineyard's story online. A wealth of beautiful images from this unique site made it a pleasure to show some of the things that set this remarkable South Willamette Valley winemaker apart.

The content management system is Wordpress, making it easy for the vineyard to update site content and products.

Online wine sales and inventory management are handled via the Woocommerce suite of software for Wordpress.

screenshot of the antiquum farm home page

Memoir Workshops

Nan Phifer has a marvelous track record of helping people bring forth their unique stories. It was a privilege to work with her to tell her own.

In addition to working with Nan to bring her book's eye-catching design to life on the web, Blue Ribbon also designed a labyrinth-and-flame logo, and built the site in Wordpress so that it can be easily updated.

screenshot of the memoir workshops home page

Topographic Maps of Eastern Europe

Hap Ponedel's cartographic archive site catalogs hundreds of maps of the lands of the former Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and the Pale of Jewish Settlement in late Tsarist Russia.

Blue Ribbon Bulletins designed a new visual look for the site, and developed a simple content management system to allow Hap to easily continue his work cataloging the historical communities that appear on these maps.

screenshot of the easteurotopo home page

COG-Pro Mobile

Now it works on mobile devices too! The mobile module lets farmers easily enter and review data from field, barn or greenhouse.

screenshot of the cog-pro mobile site on an iphone

COG-Pro: Record-keeping for Organic Certification

Blue Ribbon Bulletins developed this easy-to-use online database site for Certified Organic Business Solutions using the powerful Drupal content management system.

COG-Pro makes it easy for organic farmers to maintain records and generate reports on field planning, crop yields, seed orders, fertility inputs, and much more.

Now all the data needed to maintain a farm's organic certification can be managed in one convenient online "notebook."

Kathy Kifer of Kifer Graphics created the site's eye-grabbing notebook look.

screenshot of the cog-pro web page

The Creative Dance Center

Blue Ribbon Bulletins was honored to redesign the site of this venerable Seattle nonprofit. CDC's old site couldn't be updated by staff at all. This new customized WordPress installation makes it easy to manage pages, news posts, documents and image galleries through a web interface.

screenshot of the CDC web page

Creative Dance Center registration site

An important component of the CDC site is its registration interface. Blue Ribbon Bulletins built this part of the site using the Drupal content management system. Customers can sort and filter classes based on their interests. Staff can easily update class information, review orders, send invoices, and view dynamically updated class rosters for the Center's many class offerings.

screenshot of the CDC registration web page

CARP: Center for Advanced Research in Phenomenology

This extensive non-profit site includes numerous image galleries as well as a member registry that allows site visitors to add their information to an international directory of philosophers.

The site is built in WordPress, allowing the organization's administrators to edit and add page and gallery content with ease.

screenshot of the CARP web page

Sparkplug Dance redesign

As it shifted its focus from studio classes to teacher training, policy and advocacy, this plucky non-profit needed a new graphic identity and revised information architecture. The new web site places the organization's direct-service programs in a richer context of research, information and collaboration.

screenshot of the Sparkplug Dance web page

Brian Thomas Blacksmithing

Brian Thomas Blacksmithing

Blue Ribbon built a site with a Flash image gallery to show off Brian's superb work.

screenshot of the Brian Thomas Blacksmithing web gallery

Common Place

Common Place is an online journal. The site was built with the WordPress publishing system

screenshot of the Common Place web page

Jessie Marquez

Website of the singer Jessie Marquez. The site was built with the Movable Type publishing system, so that Jessie can easily make updates and her many fans can leave comments.

screenshot of the Jessie Marquez web page

Lone Goose Press

Lone Goose Press in Eugene, Oregon produces world-class typographic design, letterpress printing and bookbinding. With support from the Oregon Arts Commission, the Press contracted with Blue Ribbon to create this new site. Flash image galleries highlight the Press's broadsides, books, chapbooks and boxmaking. A gallery management back-end allows the Press to add and edit images and captions to the slideshows through the web browser.

LCHAY: Lane Coalition for Healthy Active Youth

Blue Ribbon created a friendly, colorful, inviting and usable web page for local nonprofit LCHAY, working with LCHAY Director Laurie Trieger to get tone of the site just right. The new page has an easy-to-use content management system built right in, allowing site managers to browse through all their pages, create or change content and manage images and documents. Blue Ribbon also provided site maintenance training.

Finally, we migrated the organization's contact list into the Constant Contact email newsletter system, and developed a newsletter template to match the graphic identity of the website.

screenshot of the colorful LCHAY web page

NIRSA: National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association

NIRSA is a nationwide nonprofit serving an estimated 5.5 million students who regularly participate in campus recreational sports programs. During the organization's transition to a new content management system, Blue Ribbon Bulletins managed daily content updates for NIRSA's webpage Blue Ribbon Bulletins also generated NIRSA's monthly online newsletter "The Know", online at

logo of NIRSA, the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association

Body of Light Family Chiropractic

Body of Light Family Chiropractic is a Eugene practice specializing in the care of children and expectant mothers. Drs. David and Melody Spears' testimonials are extraordinary, and the practice worked with Blue Ribbon Bulletins to showcase its wonderful clients.

screenshot of the Body of Lightweb page

The Lane Arts Council

The Lane Arts Council offers a range of arts education programs, administers grants, and acts as fiscal agent for arts projects and organizations throughout Lane County, Oregon. Blue Ribbon Bulletins donated a clean new web page design to showcase the Council's new graphic identity, and emphasize the organization's three main areas of focus: YouthARTS, CommunityARTS and ARTSAdvocacy.

screenshot of the Lane Arts Council web page

The Oregon Bach Festival

Oregon Bach Festival

Blue Ribbon Bulletins was contracted to create pre- during- and post- festival versions of the page to better serve audiences, and to upgrade and expand the festival site's content management system (powered by the Movable Type weblog engine) in order to help festival organizers respond more quickly and easily with resources for audience members.

The logo of the 2006 Oregon Bach Festival

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
at the University of Oregon

Reopening after a four-year expansion and renovation, the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (formerly the University of Oregon Museum of art) wanted to transform itself from a 'temple of art' into a community-centered institution for the Eugene, Oregon area.

A renewed, dynamic and accessible web presence is an essential part of this new direction. Blue Ribbon services included:

  • needs analysis
  • communication strategy and integration of web with other PR
  • information architecture
  • graphic design, standards-based web design
  • content update protocols and style guide
  • quarterly e-newsletter design and list management
screenshot of the JSMA web page

Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Oregon

Blue Ribbon contracted with CIS at the University of Oregon in Eugene for a standards-based, accessible redesign of the Department's web pages. Services included:

  • graphic design, standards-based web design
  • template development
  • style guide development
  • content update training for staff
screenshot of the UO's Computer Science Department web page

Alice Parman, Ph.D.

A freelance museum consultant and organizational coach, Alice Parman uses her expertise in interpretive planning, museum visioning, funding strategy, grantwriting and meeting facilitation to help organizations in Eugene, Oregon, and throughout the Northwest.

Alice worked with Blue Ribbon Bulletins to create a new web presence that would make available a range of useful sample documents, including nonprofit business plans, grant proposals and funding strategy briefs.

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