Cloudyreason Creative


Let's make this simple.

We can help you deliver your message.

Are visitors getting your point? For the last 15 years we've supported our clients visions by designing and developing custom web experiences for their audience. We can help you visually define your purpose with clarity and simplicity. We make the design & development process easy and personal, which is why our clients are happy and why they keep coming back.

and we are ... 

We're a small group of close-knit designers, developers, pottersartists and a couple dogs from Colorado and SE Florida.


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We’re your Squarespace Experts!

Since 2007 we’ve been designing & developing custom sites on Squarespace for individual clients, design agencies, and small businesses. Whether the request is to build something totally fresh and original, move a site from an another platform, build out a custom design from your own designer or assist with small tweaks to an existing site, we’ve got you covered.

Over the years we’ve managed to utilize the platform in some very inventive ways, there is a lot more you can do with a Squarespace site than you might first realize. As Squarespace Circle specialists we push the platform's capabilities and make use of everything it has to offer.

Case Study: Animal Refuge Center

“I contracted with Cloudyreason on behalf of my organization, The Animal Refuge Center, a 501c3 non-profit, no-kill sanctuary in SW FL, to create a new web presence. The company's professionalism, creativity and vision became apparent from my very first conversation with the owner, Forrest Baer. My communications with him immediately struck the perfect balance between his being open to my own ideas and requirements for the new site, while still steering the project and lending fantastic aesthetic and content suggestions. The end result of this collaboration is a beautiful, clean, streamlined and highly functional web presence. It accomplishes a fantastic amount of utility and ease of use on the back end, while leaving our wonderful animals the focus of the end user experience. I can't recommend this company highly enough!”

Wayne Leinen, Jr.
Executive Director & Board Trustee
The Animal Refuge Center


“I feel very fortunate to have found CloudyReason. We are very pleased with the Website and Logo they created and we believe this is the main reason why our internet sales have increased so much. Michele is a an artistic and creative person who applies these and her experience with Web Development with beautiful results. She is also very helpful and quick responding. She was recommended to us and I, in turn, would not hesitate to recommend her/CloudyReason, to anyone else.“

Maricruz Stewart

“I got in touch with Cloudyreason after many years of trying to put together and finalize a website that I had hope to have. They worked with a budget and had a plan of attack to put together a rather complex website. There were many details that were taken care of and design items that were made effectively. I recommend Cloudyreason for any level of website work you may need.

Scott Billat

“Cloudyreason redesigned our non-profit website and did an incredible job. Forrest and Marla created a modern, functional design and implemented it in a timely fashion. Both of them were professional and a pleasure to work with. We will continue to use Cloudyreason as a resource for all of our website needs and questions.”

Melissa Hull
Huson County CASA

“Working with you was great. In addition to the work you did on the site, I really appreciated that you were so honest and straightforward regarding what was possible and what would be too complex given Squarespace limitations. I look forward to working on future projects together :).

Irene Gorodyansky
Live Free Psychotherapy

“I selected Cloudyreason over a few other SquareSpace designers for three reasons: excellent portfolio, a team approach and their youthfulness. My expectations were exceeded by each team member I worked with. Their talent with design, especially illustration, stands out. I don't know alot about the coding, but I do know that I got some great training from Their work from the initial consultation call to the coding tweaks at the end was responsive and consistent. Whatever magic comes from html customized SquareSpace, I feel like I'm rockin' it with this team. I will definitely be back for more!”

Gwynne Wiatrowski
Envision Growth

“I chose Cloudyreason based on their portfolio and familiarity with Squarespace. I will stay with Cloudyreason because at every step they gave me more than I expected. I had a vision; they quickly grasped it and made it real. I had a timeline; they beat it. I had questions, tweaks, and changes; they were kind and responsive at every turn.”

Judy Zimet
Law Student Ally.com

“Working with Cloudyreason was just perfect for us! They are so knowledgeable and easygoing (despite our illiteracy with computer knowledge)! Their creative gifts for designing our website was beyond our expectations. We are marketing a program for children with special needs -- and Cloudyreason put together a website that is intelligent, friendly, and explicit. Kudos!!!!!”

Linda and Mario LaGrotte

“I love Cloudyreason. I am so thrilled and happy with my new e-commerce website, it’s exactly what I wanted. They were amazing! They were super patient and really listened to what I wanted. They guided me through each and every step and explained it all. If something wouldn’t work they explained why and came up with a better solution. They always made me feel appreciated as a customer and never balked at all my silly questions and there were many. To top it all off, they worked within my budget. My site is beautiful and manageable; it’s all thanks to the team. I would give Cloudyreason 15 out of 10 stars!!!”

Jaqueline Lamont
Jacqueline Lamont Millinery

“I couldn't be happier with my new website! The team at Cloudyreason made the process of redoing my website such a pleasurable experience. They are true professionals who are extremely talented, responsive and produce top notch work. They very gifted designers and so much fun to work with! I really appreciated their patience and quick turnaround time with my many design tweaks. Forrest is a coding guru and was able to efficiently handle any technical requests I threw at him. I have been getting great feedback on my site since it launched and I continue to recommend Cloudyreason to everyone I know looking for a web designer. They did an awesome job and I look forward to continuing to work with them in the future!”

Dr. Rich Stagliano
LiveFit Medicine

“We wanted to use Squarespace as our site platform so I went looking for a design-development team to customise it for our needs. We sent briefs to 3 companies from the Squarespace experts site and Cloudyreason jumped right on it. From that moment to this their handling of our needs has been friendly, fast and highly professional. They budgeted clearly, they worked efficiently, they produced a site that we are delighted with and, despite some tweaks & extras, they came in below their estimate. I have been involved in the design of 20+ websites and this was the easiest and best experience by far - thank you CR team. I'll be talking about you!”

Will Brocklebank
Face to Face Digital

“Cloudyreason was a great resource to us in redesigning our website. Their design and coding skills were top notch and they provided great advice that greatly improved the results. Their project management of the process was exemplary. From the initial bid to final delivery of the function website, we were constantly kept in the loop on the project and costs. I highly recommend Cloudyreason and plan on using them again in the future.”

Rich Edwards
Staff of Hope

“After four years of content preparation, I needed a designer who could help me turn over a thousand complex pages into a website that was simple, clean, attractive, and powerful. I spoke with several. Some were friendly and helpful. Some were competent. Some were accomplished. Some were reasonable. But I had difficulty finding one who was all of these combined. Then there was Cloudyreason. Even before I contracted with them, I had questions about design. They were generous with their time, and their answers were candid and clear. We contracted and got to work. For several time-consuming months, I could not have had a better design partner, there with me every step of the way. The team knows how to get it done. Hire them, follow their advice, and watch your website come alive.”

Dr. Carlus Gupton
Life and Leadership

“I’ve worked with Cloudyreason on several projects, all very personal to me. Each of the projects had different goals and different designs. They took each design as a challenge, not simply another template to design or website to code. I’ve worked across boardroom tables for most of my career. I can say without a doubt that having a conversation with the Forrest on Skype about draft design specs or ecommerce alternatives, was more personal and more productive than most of the meetings I have face-to-face; a refreshing reminder in the digital age.”

David J. Scheidt
Mastro Scheidt Wine, The Cured Ham

“I've had a lot of great feedback from clients and am really in love with it so thank you, job well done to you guys! I have been so impressed at how smoothly things have progressed, particularly given the distance over which we are communicating. Whilst colleagues are wrangling with their respective design companies I have had the best experience with your company. Any and all requests are attempted and if something simply cant be done then an alternative solution is provided. Work is completed in a timely fashion and the quality of the design is extremely high. As I said I have had nothing but great feedback from clients about how the site is looking and I look forward to continuing to work with you in the future!”

Clea Pettit
Inspire Personal Training

“Cloudyreason is the first web design firm we have worked with that actually treats our business as a business. Besides being collaboratively creative, they are always true to their word in terms of deadline, delivery and budget. As a creative firm ourselves, we really appreciate how the group combine creativity and professionalism.”

Randy Field
Tomorrow Media

“I just wanted to say, it was great working with you. I appreciate your professionalism, expertise, and willingness to work within my clients' time constraints. I hope to work with you again sometime in the future. I continue to be amazed that together, we seamlessly created a project without ever having met, living miles away. Technology.”

Angela Giusti
Giusti Design

“A colleague put me in touch with Cloudyreason and any initial concerns I may have had were immediately put to rest from the moment I contacted them. Professional, punctual, fun to work with, creative and incredibly well priced. They delivered a great website and I couldn't be happier. Their attention to detail and customer service were far better than any previous companies I had worked with and their ongoing support has been invaluable. I have no hesitation in recommending Cloudyreason to one and all.”

Malcolm Dix
Perth Austrailia

“The Cloudyreason team are a true pleasure to work with. From start to finish, they showed great patience, quick turnaround on design tweaks, and consistently delivered quality work for our Squarespace site. Greatly appreciated and highly recommended.”

S. Cahall
Moondog Optics, Inc.

“The site is working perfectly for us. We’ve had nothing but great feedback from across the country. Well done. I’ve been recommending you guys quite a bit so I don't see your schedule clearing up anytime soon! You guys were nothing but pros and great to work with. Fast, efficient ... far and above the best experience I've had with a web developer.”

Jeremy Bibaud
United Way Alberta

“I wanted to upgrade two of my websites and while I have some knowledge in this area I really wanted to take them to the next level, so I knew I needed help. After doing some research on design companies I found Cloudyreason. Their portfolio looked great so I took the leap and signed up for them to create these sites. My whole experience with their crew was amazing. They were professional, easy to communicate with and offered plenty of solutions to the problems I had. There was no stress in the process. While the communication and service they provided was spot-on the best thing was the websites they produced. So many of my listeners and readers have commented on how professional and sharp the sites look. I couldn’t be happier with the work they did. I can’t recommend these guys highly enough, if you are thinking about getting a website done or taking your own one to the next level you couldn’t be in safer hands. ”

Bevan James Eyles
Extra Mile Runners

“It has been a pleasure working with you guys from start to finish. Your staff has been nothing less than professional and respectful. You have made a seemingly difficult process extremely easy. For our very first website, Cloudyreason HIT IT OUT OF THE PARK! We are recommending Cloudyreason to everyone we speak to.”

Klemont A. Wright
STRYVE Education Group

“Great! Best experience I have ever had with a Web Designer! They were starting to get into the Accountant category who I can't stand.”

Toby Hill

“I came across Cloudyreason after visiting my dog walker's website -- and was so impressed with its design & functionality, I wanted to update my own. The Cloudyreason team was fantastic to work with from the beginning! Not only was the redesign of my website affordable - it exceeded my expectations, leaving me with a new site that's customized specifically for my business. Forrest listened to my needs and ideas and translated it to a beautiful site I've already gotten compliments on. They were very fast with returning emails and walking me through revisions. And on a side note, I'm glad they introduced me to Square Space -- its made adding fresh content to my site 500% easier. I would definitely recommend Cloudyreason to any business owner, large or small in need of a new site or even just looking to add a fresh coat of paint to their existing one. Thanks again!”

John Sinclair
Aria Melody DJ

“The team at Cloudyreason are absolutely awesome! The thing that got me right from the start was how passionate they are about good service and design. They got into discussion with me over skype immediately, and were flexible with call times as I am literally half a world away. My experience with other designers has left me feeling like I was simply another annoying customer - but not with Cloudyreason, I felt like I was collaborating with a great bunch of friends right from the start. They are responsive, savvy, and really down to earth. Throughout the whole project, and beyond, they have demonstrated their commitment to providing value. There were no hidden surprise fees, no tricks or gimmicks - these guys are the real deal. They invest time getting to know your business/website/design needs, and their whole process is so inclusive, professional and friendly. I'd highly recommend Cloudyreason to anyone looking to work with real people who provide amazing value and genuinely care about the success and impact of your projects.”

Dr. Jason Fox
Enjoy Exams

“The Cloudyreason group are outstanding to work with. We've received many, many positive comments on our new site design since the launch. We'll never use anyone else.”

Dan Maxey
Red Cat

“We chose Cloudyreason to do our logo and site design after researching several other companies who work with the squarespace system. Their portfolio and testimonial pages spoke for themselves. We are very happy with the work done by the team, always responding promptly and with eagerness to our requests. We thank them for their effort and look forward to working with them on new projects in the future.”

Memnon Emmanuel
Thessaloniki, Greece

“Forrest and the Cloudyreason family are very laid back and clearly understands Squarespace programing, but most importantly he can articulate on all of the newest functionality of Web and Blog development.  What a pleasure, how refreshing working as a collaborative effort building Florida Digital Gallery’s new sites. Cloudyreason has deep knowledge in Web and Blog design they communicate very quickly the do’s and don’ts of the intended execution of their work.  For a small business like ours this is invaluable information, and produces great end results.  We highly recommend the team of Cloudyreason and sincerely thank them for all their guidance and conscientious efforts in development of Florida Digital Gallery’s new Web and Blog sites.  Our clients love our new sites and we are already receiving new inquires to our services.”

Ed & Sandy
Florida Digital Gallery

“Working with Forrest and the team was a dream. They blend creativity and technical savvy amazingly well. They make your vision come to life by blending your vision with their own great ideas. They are easy to communicate with which makes the process smooth. I would recommend their talents to anyone who wants a cool, clean, modern and artistic site. Thx guys!”

Aaron Potts
Aaron Potts NYC

"You did an amazing, perfect job ... which is why we've used you for 3 such projects since then. Thanks again, you're the best!!"

28 Page Agency

”The Cloudyreason Team - all the friendliness, concern, involvement of a family business; combined with the expertise and experience of a slick, efficient corporation. Here's to an ongoing relationship ... and thank you, guys. Great job."

Robin Constance
Manchester, England

"Now that our site is launched, I think it looks great and the it turned out better than I expected!"

Thomas P. Beveridge M.D.
Arrhythmia Management

"We have launched a new consulting firm providing services to the Fortune 100. As we launched we worked with Cloudyreason for all aspects of our branding - from logo design to our website. After the initial project in support of our launch, we re-engaged Cloudyreason to redesign our site, adding tremendous capability and depth to our site. These guys are efficient, professional and patient - and do great work. We look forward to an ongoing relationship over the years."

P. Tracy Currie
Capto Consulting Corporation

"You are a true collaborator and an honorable one as well. Great job."

David Page
CEO, Observed Media

"I discovered Cloudyreason on the development forums of Squarespace.com. We immediately hit it off on the phone, and met for an initial face-to-face design meeting, which also went exceptionally well. The team understood what we needed right from the get-go. They're efficient, value priced, and were able to accomplish some special design tricks for us over and above the excellent Squarespace platform. In addition, they rendered a logo for our site which exceeded our expectations. Again, a great value. Finally, they are easy to work with, and offer great value with their services. I can recommend them wholeheartedly."

Anil Sethi
CEO, Xlipstream

”Cloudyreason has been -- and continues to be -- a pleasure to work with. Frequently, creative people are exempted from certain levels of professionalism with the idea that you can't be creative and reliable. They negates that myth -- she is, in fact -- creative, responsive, quick with follow up and very professional. Their end results make them -- and their clients -- proud."

Caren Berg
Boardroom Communications

”Cloudyreason met with us and quickly developed a whole new look and feel for our growing business. They've been honest and informative, helping us through the development decisions one by one. We launched our first Blog and it's put our Web communication directly in the staff's hands for the first time. Cloudyreason built a custom administration site for our live Dog Boarding Cams that also gives us more control over changes from the office. We're very pleased with their design and programming talents and continue to rely on their good work as the site evolves going forward." 

Lloyd S. Meisels, DVM
Coral Springs Animal Hospital

"Cloudyreason and team worked within my limited budget to update my site, so it appears and operates much more smoothly. They spent time talking me through the changes and making sure I understood them so I’m able to make additions and changes myself. Without hesitation, I will work with her again in the future. She was fast, reliable, and generous with her time and talents, despite my small budget!"

Kelly Wilkinson
Make Grow Gather

"Forrest and his team at Cloudyreason did a great job updating AutoNorth.ca. After reviewing the site and speaking with me about my vision, they designed something unique and professional. We’ve had great content on AutoNorth.ca for many years but the new logo and design theme have taken the site to the next level. I know this sounds cheesy but my only regret was not contacting Cloudyreason sooner!!"

Peter Johnson
Auto North Blog

"As a started up non-profit organization we had very little resources and even less expertise when it can to marketing via a website. Cloudyreason was an absolute answer to all of our problems. They were incredibly helpful and insightful. Their creativity, ideas and project implementation skills in regards to our website helped us to hit the ground running and to grow quickly. In less then a year we went from five members to over 150 members and I truly believe it was due in large part to the wonderful work performed by Cloudyreason. They took our small organization to another level. Highly recommended and extremely talented."

Jimmy Beno, President
South Florida Wakeboarding Assoc.

“Our site became a mess over the years and Cloudyreason helped us organize the architecture and then designed a clean, functional site that we can easily update. They also gave us really valuable guidance for the coming online store, SEO and social networking. The whole process has been fantastic.”

Capt. Mark Sampson
Big Sharks - FishFinder Adventure

“Cloudyreason had the talent and the patience to walk me through the process of creating my first site. They know how to ask the right questions, and that helped because I was not even sure what I needed. They worked very quickly and created a design and new logo I absolutely love!”

Bonnie Schmidt
PBS Northern Virginia Construction