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Hilary Clarcq

Hilary Clarcq: Graphic Illustrator, Senior Designer

After graduating with a B.A. from CU Boulder, Hilary explored various parts of the world before returning to Colorado where she designs print and online media for DD9's clients. In addition to polished pixels, handsome vectors, and elegant code, Hilary also loves the outdoors, the printed word, and challenges. Her preferred means of transportation are bikes, surfboards, and the Internet.

Hilary Clarcq
  • SIQX Website Mockups R2 05/24/13 4:37 pm
  • SIQX Website Wireframes R2 05/17/13 4:22 pm
  • Alpine Homepage Layout Adjustments 05/12/13 9:29 pm
  • SIQX Logo Concept Sketches 05/05/13 2:19 pm
  • AIES Site Theming and Build-Out 05/05/13 12:11 pm
  • DD9 Window Frosting R1 Mockups 04/26/13 4:51 pm
  • CT Sidebar Widget Mockups 04/07/13 11:54 pm
  • SCAgility Website Header Experiments 04/05/13 11:52 pm

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VanEd: Redesign Launch

VanEd provides online real estate school and appraisal training for licensing and continuing education. DD9 worked with VanEd to create a unified visual design and UX strategy for their extensive website. Concurrently, we overhauled the company logo and brand identity. Project deliverables included design mockups and graphic assets, as well … more

IDM Redesign Launch

In spring of 2014 we redesigned and launched a new website for IDmission, which offers a framework for innovative on-boarding products that solve modern business problems. The new, mobile-optimized website combines a contemporary layout with unique graphics. For more information, check out the IDM project case study here: IDM Website … more

Boulder County IMPACT Brand + Website Redesign

We recently finished a logo, collateral and website design package for Boulder County IMPACT, a local organization that uses an innovative approach to helping kids and families who are involved with juvenile justice, child welfare and/or mental health agencies. After a comprehensive branding workshop hosted by Amy Hayes of Origin Collective, … more

AIH Brand + Website Redesign

We just completed a logo and website design package for AIH Destination Management. The redesigned, mobile-optimized website positions the company as a modern, tech-savy competitor in the business travel industry. The new logo incorporates elements from the previous version, while updating the look of the company and positioning it as … more

SolidusIQx Brand + Website Redesign

We recently finished a logo and website design package for Solidus IQx, a software and BI solutions company. The new logo features tech-focused typography and a brightly colored icon. The WordPress website features a sleek design intended to highlight the software features and the company’s related Business Intelligence services. For … more

The Boulder Source – Site Launch

We launched, a WordPress website that showcases the Boulder community and REMAX of Boulder’s involvement therein. The mobile-optimized site features reviews, events, business listings, and REMAX of Boulder’s Featured Friend program. In conjunction with the logo package and illustration, the website positions REMAX of Boulder as a vibrant, fun-loving company passionate for all things Boulder.

A Simple Overview of Responsive Web Design

Many clients ask about creating a mobile version of their new website or website redesign. In the past, this process often involved creating two versions of the site and then using some “sniffer” code to redirect mobile users to the mobile-specific version. More recently, though, there has been a movement … more

How to Add a PDF Link in WordPress

Below is a quick screencast illustrating the two methods for adding a PDF link to a WordPress Post or Page.  If you’d prefer a non-video explanation or an additional resource, you can download this screenshot, which includes similar instructions to those covered in the video.

Hart Business Research – Redesign Launch

We recently launched a WordPress-driven website redesign for Hart Business Research, a Boulder, CO based company that provides market research and business information for creative industries. The new design speaks to the company’s reliability and professionalism, while reflecting its focus on the art, craft, and knitting markets. In addition, the … more

Ceres Tech Group – Redesign Launch

In early January, we launched V2.0, a WordPress-driven website redesign for the Colorado-based IT solutions provider. The redesign marks the consolidation and re-brand of two smaller companies under the name of their parent company, Ceres Technology Group, which has been operating in Colorado for over 20 years. New content … more