I’m an expat South African, by way of the UK, currently living in the lush humidity of Charlotte, NC. I am the co-founder of a small web design studio, Being Wicked
, that specialises in the publishing industry, and a sideline (food-obsessed) photographer
. I’m a bookworm, rugby-loving, coffee-addicted retired Charlotte Roller Girl (3 surgeries was enough for me). I’m a warrior and a worrier, but I’ll usually laugh my way through stress.
I’ve been creating websites since high school, way back in 1996 when the annoying <blink> tag was acceptable (well, not really, but it was novel for a time). I’m passionate about cohesive and beautiful designs and finding the best solution for the project at hand. As a designer, I focus on creating usable websites that are sustainable, scalable, and visually appealing. I am continually striving to learn how to better my process, adapt to specific project needs, and improve the overall user experience.
Besides design, my passion is in photography and I never leave home without a camera (easy to do nowadays with smart phones). I fell in love with photography at a young age but was always rather nervous handling the family camera due to my knack for dropping things. It wasn’t until 2000, when I got my hands on my own little point-and-shoot, that I began to truly explore my love for photography. It’s been a whirlwind relationship ever since- including some hasty apologies after dropping a camera or two…