Sholly Creative, Inc.

I'm Mitchell Sholly, a designer and developer living in Orange County, CA.

You deserve a beautiful Wordpress website or awesome cross-platform app.

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Graphic Design
Simi Valley Aquatics Tri-fold iPhone 4 Tradeshow Giveaway A die-cut cardstock iPhone 4 given away at a tradeshow event. Corporate Tri-fold Folder Direct Mail Piece High engagement direct mail piece is thick plastic and transparent.
Video
Non-profit assistance Using pre-built motion graphics, we were able to deliver an engaging "reveal" video for a non-profit client. Built visuals and animations matching client's specifications. (more…)
Email
Better Notification Emails Looking to design a more engaging notification style email, this design took a simple list of information and turned it into a visually engaging and colorful layout. Also easily adjusted for white labeling, for supporting multiple brands. Out'n About Email Automation Out'n About! for Outlook is a in/out status board software that integrated with Outlook. Prospective clients can sign up for a fully functional free trial, and are automatically placed into a marketing automation drip campaign. Upon signup, they receive a welcome email with the most important information. Then a series of 3-5 follow up emails to…
AngularJS, App Design, Current Projects, UI/UX
Desktop and mobile apps all working together Using technologies like Ionic and Electron, Out'n About! Universal will have a common code base across Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, Windows 10 Phone and more! (Screenshots to come, product will be announced via IntelligentConcepts.com first)
E-Commerce, Wordpress
ELIMU means Education in Swahili. Proud to unveil the new ELIMU USA website. Sholly Creative, Inc. worked closely with the USA branch of the ELIMU foundation based in Canada. The prior website had external web pages for donation and limited reporting capabilities. GiveWP and other tools ELIMU-USA.org uses the best-in-class tools to give their donors the best possible experience. GiveWP Wordpress Page builder Google G Suite Infrastructure MailChimp email marketing
AngularJS, App Design, Rapid Prototyping, UI/UX
UI/UX Improvements to existing platform An otherwise well functioning single page web application, I was tasked with bringing the design up to modern standards. Screens are intentionally white-labeled. (more…)

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From the blog

ramblings on random stuff

The Simpler Way to Rebuild Native Modules in Electron

This issue has plagued me more than I care to admit. Since Electron is developing at a furious rate, you may have a new Electron version to compile to every few days it feels. Each time they update something in the core, you'll have to recompile any native modules that your project might be using. In my case, I was using paulcbetts/node-system-idle-time. Each time I upped the Electron version, I would get 5 different compile, node, or app errors. Just Rebuild they say... When in doubt, run electron-rebuild they say. Use node-pre-gyp. Set a few environmental variables. None of these…
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From Designer to Developer Part 1

Hello Internet! Quick introduction, my name is Mitchell Sholly and I recently started a small creative agency in Irvine California called Sholly Creative, Inc. Original I know. I was always a designer at heart. As a business major, I was much more interested in designing the letterhead or logo of in-classroom fake company, than anything else. (more…)
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The Simpler Way to Rebuild Native Modules in Electron

This issue has plagued me more than I care to admit. Since Electron is developing at a furious rate, you may have a new Electron version to compile to every few days it feels. Each time they update something in the core, you'll have to recompile any native modules that your project might be using. In my case, I was using paulcbetts/node-system-idle-time. Each time I upped the Electron version, I would get 5 different compile, node, or app errors. Just Rebuild they say... When in doubt, run electron-rebuild they say. Use node-pre-gyp. Set a few environmental variables. None of these…
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From Designer to Developer Part 1

Hello Internet! Quick introduction, my name is Mitchell Sholly and I recently started a small creative agency in Irvine California called Sholly Creative, Inc. Original I know. I was always a designer at heart. As a business major, I was much more interested in designing the letterhead or logo of in-classroom fake company, than anything else. (more…)
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