- UX & Dev
- Sketch Videos
The SwingColumbus board invited me to transfer their website from Joomla to Wordpress. In the process, I audited their content and information architecture, and was retained as their volunteer webmaster.
One of my favorite words, meta can mean "self-referential," which this talk was: I was at Pecha Kucha, giving a Pecha Kucha-style talk where the topic was sketchnoting Pecha Kucha. Thanks to Kelly Blumensheid for taking video!
The non-profit group SwingColumbus in Columbus, OH asked me to create their promotional postcard and poster for the big lindy hop workshop event, Rocktober 2013 with a two week deadline.
A large insurance company wanted an easy way for their exclusive agents to decorate existing and new offices to match the corporate brand via a catalog request website.
The startup Acceptd wanted to automate some of their client introduction process by using materials to answer some of the basic questions: who, what, why, and how... without spending an hour on the phone.
The Lindyroos swing dance duo commissioned me to switch their hosting, transfer ownership of their domain name, install Wordpress and transfer existing content.
An ENGO Blister Prevention Patch representative sent me a storyboard and desired images for the video. I was given free reign to choose music, timing, and create custom imagery to create an engaging instructional video.
This project consisted of the AR Realtors sending me their finished voiceover in mp3 format, as well as the script for that voiceover. I was given free reign to determine the imagery that would sync with the voiceover narration.
Mike Rohde of Sketchnote Army invited me to illustrate a couple of pages for his upcoming publication, The Sketchnote Handbook.
The Rocktober Committee, appointed by the SwingColumbus board in Columbus, OH hired me to design their flier for the lindy hop workshop weekend taught by Kevin St Laurent and Jo Hoffberg.
You might think developers don't need to sketch, don't want to sketch, and don't know how, but my presentation at Stir Trek on May 4, 2012 said otherwise. Presentation video and slides.
As WD Digital's UX designer, I documented the X-ACTO.com website architecture and wireframes for the developer team, and performed a validation test for internal marketing.
32 pages of helpful instruction and exercises to help you break into sketchnoting for your next team meeting, conference talk, or big idea.
As WD Digital's UX designer, I documented the Chiquita.com website redesign architecture and wireframes for the developer team.
During the 2011 Startup Weekend in Columbus, OH I was the project lead and user experience designer for the ethically-concerned startup company Social Signature.
As our time as students in the Human Computer Interaction Design program came to a close, a small, self-selected committee came together to encourage our cohort to create a class gift.
An assignment to do a self-portrait bust... but make it "interesting."
One of my favorite ceramics videos, where I show how I sculpted the Frog Prince.
Zelda Nerderella is your average Midwestern undergrad. She loves to sleep, hang out with her friends, and get good grades.