Maker of things: for hire

A little about what I do.

Web

Conversion optimization, accessibility and user experience – great web design is about much more than just looking pretty.

Illustration

Provide information, support narrative, embellish or parody – unique graphics tailored to your needs.

Graphic Design

Be it Photoshop, or pencil on paper, lino print or photomontage – eye-catching visual communication for the screen, or physical media.

From the Notebook

13 June

William Morris on the Social Utility of Design

I do not want art for a few any more than education for a few, or freedom for a few. Morris, W., (Dec. 4, 1877). An Address Delivered Before the Trades’ Guild of Learning

29 May

John Berger: Art in the age of reproduction

The art of the past no longer exists as it once did. Its authority is lost. In its place there is a language of images. What matters now is who uses that language for what purpose. Berger, J., 1972. Ways of Seeing. London: the British Broadcasting Corporation and Penguin Books

29 May

Note to Self: Handy OSX Terminal Commands

curl -I www.url.com Retrieves only the headers from the specified webpage chflags nohidden ~/Library/ Unhide the user’s Library folder within their Home directory