Christian Papist

An art director & multi-disciplinary graphic designer based in the megalopolis of Peterborough, Ontario serving agency and direct clientele spanning the academic, retail, not-for-profit, corporate, and lifestyle sectors. Christian's specialty is logo & brand identity design & corporate communications.

A creative by nature, Christian is adventurous, driven & inspired by being part of great teams, implementing innovative and effective communications campaigns, and measuring the impact the executions have on an organizations success. Christian has had the privilege of working as a successful creative professional based in Peterborough for more than a decade and has primarily focused on marketing, communications and design. 

Christian's role and expertise has changed as the complexities of his work environments, teams and projects have changed. Working from experience that is based on years of expertise within both the traditional print based world and the new media digital landscape, his knowledge-base, abilities and responsibilities have also evolved in a professionally rewarding direction.

3G Lighting Inc

3G Lighting Inc. is a 2nd generation, family owned and operated architectural lighting manufacturer based in Toronto, Canada. They design, manufacture and assemble all  products in-house using the highest quality components in order to produce the lighting industries’ most distinguished fixtures.  


OUTDOORsmart! - BOATsmart! - ATVsmart! - SLEDsmart! - HUNTINGsmart!

As Creative Director at OUTDOORsmart! Inc. for 5 years, a brand that inspires and empowers outdoor enthusiasts to to get on the water, on the trail and to the field through innovative online learning, my role was to manage the portfolio of marketing products, which included BOATsmart!, North America's leading boating license provider. OUTDOORsmart! offers a range of provincial, state and federally accredited online courses across North America, designed to help outdoor enthusiasts achieve certification in their sport.


Trent University

Trent University, one of Canada's top universities, was founded on the ideal of interactive learning that's personal, purposeful and transformative, is a public liberal arts and science-oriented university located along the Otonabee River in Peterborough, Ontario, with a satellite campus in Oshawa.


Extreme Mudfest

Extreme Mudfest is a 4-day mud and music festival located in Bonnyville, Alberta. In addition to nightly performers, it includes a softball tournament, an Extreme Mud Run, and of course a variety of mud racing and truck demolition. It has on-site camping, vending, parking and a pavilion for those wanting to party long after the concerts end!



Peros Inc. is an apparel, fashion and garment design and manufacturing company based in Toronto. They provide customers with a full service experience of both domestic and overseas made goods. With expertise in textiles, product development and construction they help their clients produce high quality products for all markets.


Some of the work

Serving agency & direct clientele spanning the academic, real estate, not-for profit, manufacturing, corporate, and lifestyle sectors.



Design + Art Direction by Christian Papist