Stevie Caldarola is an avid listener who shapes your ideas into innovative solutions.

Experienced graphic designer with thirst to ask smart questions and collaborate seeks an environment that fosters imaginative thinking.

Lives to design clean, smart, & effective work specializing in editorial design, marketing materials, environmental design & branding. Current obsessions are hand lettering and letterpress. Brings to the table a well-rounded background in design, photography, creative direction, marketing strategy, business development and management, which results in business-driving and eye-catching storytelling through design.

Offers fun & positive personality, dry sense of humor & go-getter attitude. Whenever music is played, gets the urge to dance. Thinks that there should always be some fun in everything that you do. Enjoys asking why, hands on projects, dancing, volleyball, playing guitar, home brewing and laughing. Owned by cat, Colfax, who thinks he’s a dog.

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Legos and the Rise of the Boxed Imagination
Legos and the Rise of the Boxed Imagination

Do you remember having Legos as a kid? I certainly do- I had a big plastic yellow suitcase full of random brightly colored bits of plastic. I remember the anticipation I would feel every time I opened that thing- what would I create today? For me, it was often houses- I took pride in fitting the doors and windows properly into the randomly colored walls. Read More »

CLDS Brochure and Business Card  | Marketing Materials
CLDS Brochure and Business Card | Marketing Materials

These marketing materials are a completely redesigned update for Chorus Line Dance Studio utilizing the logo that I designed for the studio as well. 
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I Carry | Hand Lettering
I Carry | Hand Lettering
Client: Lara Maerz
Whimsical and romantic hand lettered card project.

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Insights | Newsletter for Engineering Firm
Insights | Newsletter for Engineering Firm

This newsletter is a quarterly print publication that is mailed to the firm’s clients. Created in InDesign, I wanted to make a modular layout that could be versatile for future publications. Read More »

Lester Bangs Quote | Hand Lettering
Lester Bangs Quote | Hand Lettering

“The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with others when you’re uncool.” – Lester Bangs, Almost Famous Read More »

Chalkboard Signage for Kataluma Chai
Chalkboard Signage for Kataluma Chai

For the launch of their brand new store, I created some fun chalkboard signage for Mailie Medina of Kataluma Chai. Mailie handed me a list of quotes that she wanted up on the wall, which I then designed by hand on the fly. The result is whimsical, fun, and quirky. Read More »

Chorus Line Dance Studio 2016 Show Program
Chorus Line Dance Studio 2016 Show Program

This show program was created for Chorus Line Dance Studio, a three location dance studio located on Long Island, NY. Read More »

Memorial Day 2016 | Photography
Memorial Day 2016 | Photography

Taken in Smithtown, NY on Rebel T3i with a 75-300 zoom lens and a .35m/1.1ft prime lens. Read More »

  • "Working with Stevie has been one of the best professional experiences I’ve had in over 25 years! She really understands your business, your goals and objectives, and asks all the right questions and comes back with EXACTLY what you want, even if you don’t know what you want. "

    — Chrissy Shoulet | Top Dog Recruiting
  • "Stevie is very talented within the areas of graphic design and web marketing. She created beautiful and dynamic promotional online images, an event poster and a sponsor page for our upcoming event. Stevie was enjoyable to work with, very punctual and gave us what we envisioned and wanted from the beginning. Ebner - Page Productions would recommend Stevie to any individual or business looking for graphic design and web marketing."

    — Eugene Ebner | Ebner-Page Productions