Claris Media Inc. specializes in magazine publishing and layout, graphic design projects, and offers out-of-the-box WordPress websites or Drupal websites with custom functionality.

They pride themselves on high quality end products, whether in publishing, marketing, layout or design, and offering that quality at very competitive rates. They sit down with you, gain clarity on your project, talk about your goals, who you are targeting, what your budget and time frame is, and come up with a plan and creative concepts that fit within your parameters.

They believe that the message being conveyed should be esthetically pleasing, simply-conveyed and relatable. They are driven by good design, smart concepts and end results that work for their clients.


Claris Media specializes in magazine publishing. They have published the Fernie Fix monthly magazine since December 2006, alongside seasonal guides twice a year, with a distribution of approximately 20,000.

They also publish the Fernie Wedding Guide annually, and wrote and produced the Fernie Mountain Bike Guide.

Graphic & Print Design

Specializing in print design, they pride themselves on creative solutions, attention to detail, and producing a high quality, professional end piece.

They design and produce signs for trails and kiosks, maps, interpretive outdoor panels, magazines, book covers, all advertising materials, brochures, logos, displays and banners.


Having worked in the Elk Valley for 13 years, Claris Media has established great relationships with some of the top printers in Canada. From small jobs to large print runs, or aluminum signs to stickers, they would be happy to provide you a quote for getting your project printed.

Web Design

They offer solutions based on your needs and budget. For the client who is on a tight budget, Claris Media can offer you an out-of-the-box WordPress website. Christine Thompson, Claris Media’s web project manager will take care of your project from start to finish and can guide you through your website so you can effectively update and manage it going forward. Christine can also get you started on Facebook and with an e-newsletter.

Claris Media also offers Drupal Content Management websites. They work closely with a programmer who specializes in Drupal, and can provide you with a custom site with the functionality you require.