Hello, I'm Mike Murphy.
I'm a Graphic Designer.


Sure GJ – Straight Up Real Estate

Dale Beede is a well-known local Real Estate Broker specializing in commercial properties. Straight Up Real Estate is a great new company helping individuals fulfill their entrepreneurial dreams with Commercial Property Investments. This site was created as a team effort with John Walden of Walden Web Marketing.

Bud’s Signs Website Redesign

Bud’s Signs needed to take their old static HTML website and update it to something they could run a great news/blog section out of as well as integrate intuitive forms for customer sign requests.

Moonshine Music of Grand Junction

Moonshine Music is owned by Dave Murphy (my dad) and is an easy to use website dedicated to facilitating ease of contact from prospective clients. The denim and gold color palette was a fun touch, and an upgraded logo to a more classic badge style was fitting to the Moonshine Music brand.

Migrant Service of the Grand Valley

Child & Migrant Services of western colorado needed the ability to translate individual pages and avoid auto-translation by Google Translate. Google Translate is great, but the dialects and get a little screwy. That’s where Advanced Custom Fields & URL variables come in. The pages swap out translated information if the user selects it so and…

Designer Wood Finishes

Rick at Designer Wood Finishes needed a beautifully crafted website to highlight his cabinetry work. This website build was done without a mockup directly in the visual building software we use at emerse design co. & Melinda McCaw Media. This is a clean design that champions the craft of the client while still making a…

GJ & Clifton Kratom Bar

The Kratom Bar of Grand Junction & Clifton were in need of a site that could expand with their desire to sell their product online. We shot original photos of their Kratom and the Bar itself, reworked the logo, and built a super clean, earthy website. Stop into the Kratom Bar and pick up some…


Kiwanis Pancake Day

The Kiwanis Club of GJ has Melinda McCaw Media do their pancake day fundraiser poster each year. I’ve been lucky enough to do the last three.

Susan Eggert

Susan Eggert was looking to freshen her brand. She wanted a clean monogram that would represent her firm. Agency work with Melinda McCaw Media

Nielson Hardwoods Logo Refresh

Nielson Hardwoods came to Melinda McCaw Media in need of a new website and didn’t even know their logo was going to get a serious refresh. The original artwork had a misplaced apostrophe making the year not make sense, the typography had been stretched in a way that no original typography designer would like to…

Artesian Services Inc.

Brad already had a pretty good idea of what he wanted his logo to look like, but we made it come to life. Agency work with Melinda McCaw Media

Montag Physical Therapy

Becky Montag wanted a colorful card that was cohesive to her website also done by me with Melinda McCaw Media: montagphysicaltherapy.com

Tilliview House

The Tilliview house is located in Fruita, CO and is a historic 1904 farmhouse that is being put to good use as an AirBNB. The views are amazing and the branding needed to be clean and strong to match without overpowering the imagery of the house.