Catfish Creative.

A cloud based boutique advertising creative services agency. 

From our galactic head office in beautiful Powell River, BC, Canada we work remotely offering strategic, creative advertising, graphic design, brand development and communication solutions to clients who prefer a smaller boutique agency relationship. We provide creative to a limited client list and offer highly personalized service.

What does this all mean to you?

Quality product. Competitively priced. Attention to your business.



There’s stuff goin’ on.

New work for our clients and the very occasional blog post.

New website design for Oceanview Helicopters

We’ve just finished a redesign of the website for Oceanview Helicopters. We created an elegant “one-page” scrolling site that is very tablet and smartphone friendly and, of course, we put in a whole bunch of awesome helicopter pic. Thank you to everyone at Oceanview... read more

Web design trends 2015

I’ve been reading 2015 web design trends in blogs since somewhere in September of 2014. And while there are some differences from list to list there are a few things that seem to make everyone’s list. Not a top 10, which for me is a few too many to focus... read more

Global Research website

Global Research Bermuda’s new site had just recently been designed and gone live but they were unhappy with some of the functionality of the site. We were asked to re-design the site using the existing images and copy and improve the functionality of the site. We... read more

How we work to solve your marketing challenge.
We were going to call it proprietary, but it’s not, it’s just good business sense.



We start by learning about your company and your marketing communications, advertising or design challenge.



The big idea. Working within your budget and timeline we find a unique and strategic creative solution for your project.


We take your message live. In all media required. Whether that’s a new banner ad or a full scale advertising campaign.


A portfolio of our work.

The work shown includes creative advertising and design projects handled directly for our present clients, and clients of our previous enterprises as well as projects undertaken while under contract or on assignment to other agencies.

(It goes without saying that the work remains the property of the respective agency/client. Wait, I just said it.)


the catfish creative gang…

Julie Burden

Design Director

A professional graphic designer, creating effective design solutions and finishing with impeccable results.


Office Dog

Nakuu is the official office dog. Except most of the time she’s “out of the office”—unless we make her come in.


Office Cat

“Do you need any more papers thrown on the floor?  I’ve chewed this cheque, now I’m going for a nap in the In-basket.”

Ernest Burden

Creative Director

Ernie’s work has earned recognition and awards at local, regional, national and international awards shows.

m a k e   f i r s t   c o n t a c t


Ernie 604.578.8521


Julie: 604.578.8523

Thank you.

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