Christa Payne visit christapayne.com
Christa Payne is an avid web designer/developer, videographer, photographer, designer and even colourist. She acquired this vast skill set with over six years in the industry. During this time, she worked at an embroidery shop running machines and creating designs in a small town. She then relocated to Winnipeg, Manitoba to attend Red River College of Applied Arts, Science and Technology and studied Digital Media Design.
Christa’s time at Red River College was never wasted, the program was packed full of new stuff keeping everyone busy. With classes that consisted of graphic design, art history, 3D modeling/animation, life drawing, photography, typography, videography, motion graphics and web development. While in her last year she went on to major in videography and motion graphics.
Due to Christa’s vast skill set, her position is considered to be a New Media Designer. What is a New Media Designer? A single person that is trained to work with a wide variety of modern digital technology and programs.
The day after college ended, Christa was hired at Relish New Brand Experience in Winnipeg, MB as their second videographer and assist their web department. She later became their sole videographer and was in charge of all video work. Typical videos that were being produced included intros/extros, promotional videos and digital media billboard ads. She often took photographs of past print work for the studio’s website and always had web work to do. While working at Relish, she also gained a new skill as a comic book colorist. Christa was given the opportunity to colour a few published graphic novels that came in the door. After working at Relish for just over a year, she relocated yet again to start a new adventure.
Now Christa is based out of Qu’Appelle, SK and runs her own new media business out of her home. Need a short film? Web site? Commercial? New logo? Christa can help you make your vision come to life! Not sure if you have a job for her? Well asking never hurt anyone – so just ask away! All inquires and quotes are free , so you have nothing to lose. Please visit the services page for more information about specific services. You can contact Christa though the contact page or by e-mail.
Christa has worked with clients such as:
Parents Without Partners Winnipeg – Located in Winnipeg, MB to design and develop a new website that’s easier for the organization to manage.
Earth Scan – Located in Dauphin, MB to design and develop their first ever website for this new company.
Behavioural Health Foundation – Located in St. Norbert, MB to produce a short corporate video describing their program. She also assisted in producing over 150+ DVD’s for the foundation to give out. The video is currently featured on their website, you can view it here.
Sinako a Community Based Organization – Located in South Africa to develop a new unique identity for their organization.