I believe that great design is a conduit for positive change.
I'm a progressive Designer and Technologist based in Vancouver, Canada offering UX & UI design and development services.
The University of British Columbia,
The City of Surrey, Terratek,
BC Games Society, Mount Royal
University, FCV Interactive
The Community Energy Explorer | CALP
Academic thought feeds the world of ideas, but they are often burried in a
400+ page text document.
In this project, I worked with a team at UBC to take a complex document on community energy and visualize if for the web. I worked with academics with a broad range of skills to show the potential for community energy in Metro Vancouver on the web.
Team design charettes, sketching, storyboarding, wireframing, full mockups, WordPress blogs.
CSS & SVG animations, AJAX & PHP, MapBox, Parallax animation.
ClimateSmart CommunityWise | elementslab
Working with a team at elementslab, we conceptualised this
experiemental platform dealing with climate change and the built
Users explore an imaginary town (not unlike Revelstoke, B.C.) a 3d model simulation of four alternative ways to add 500 new residents in a prototypical community.
Concept development, sketching, storyboarding, wireframing, full mockups.
Sustainability Dashboard | The City of Surrey
Policy documents are not often read by City staff or the public.
Working with the sustainability team, I conceptualised a unique dashboard to better display efforts towards a more sustainable city. The navigation uses AJAX calls to regenerate URLs and a simple navigation-based backend allows the team to preform updates to text, charts and maps intuitively.
Research, sketching, storyboarding & UI mockups.
Desktop web app development using AJAX & PHP, Jquery, 'COSMOS' map integration, custom CMS.
This responsive WordPress site uses ACF, making the back end a breeze for
a team of professors and students to create new content. A masonry grid
with simple hover effects and generated text eases user discovery.
Concept development, Wordpress theme design.
Respinsive WordPress theme using ACF, slidedeck, Jquery
Judy Radul | Artist and Professor
Judy wanted a very simple homepage, as we talked I drew a simple slash line
and it stuck.
The homepage acts as a simple screen that seperates her artwork and course work.
Sketching, UX & UI mockups.
HTML, CSS, Jquery, Cargo Collective customization
Seth Rolland Custom Furniture
Creating a new platform for furniture designer Seth Rolland meant
making a responsive website that he could help design and easily administer (thank you ACF).
I vectorized a few shop sketches and cleaned up photography aspect ratios to fit a grid. We used a grid algorythm to ensure that 2:3 and 3:2 images are always paired.
Concept development, sketching, storyboarding, wireframing & mockups.