Strategic Brand Design and Implementation
Sure, a newbie or a “guy from craigslist” would be cheaper, but you won’t get the same results.
Working with an experienced designer isn’t cheap, but it’s worth the investment to get it right without the hassle.
I have owned my business since 2009, working on a few projects a year. In September 2019, I began the adventure of working for myself full time. I have worked in both corporate in-house marketing departments and in a small creative agency.
My passion is to help business owners use visual communication to make their companies or their marketing work better. My skillset is in graphic and web design…but I have a network of creative partners who specialize in photography, videography, brand messaging, copywriting and social media. So if what you need is more than what I do, I happily play with friends!
I love to see people excited about who they are and what they’re here to do in the world. If you’d like to learn more how to work with me or hire me for anything related to creativity, get in touch!
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treat people how you want to be treated
Growing up in rural southern Virginia on a farm, I learned the power of community and the power of keeping your word.
I strive to bring the highest level of service and communication to my clients.
Illustration and digital imaging from VCUarts, graphic design from client experience
My composition, drawing ability and color theory are all thanks to VCUarts.
My on-the-job experience designing for corporate retail, the financial industry, educational institutions, freelance projects and small agency clients has given me a depth of technical and production skills as well as creative and relationship building skills.
design, strategy, and smart execution can transform your business
It's a great honor to help someone create an expression of who they are or what their business stands for.
I take that honor very seriously and strive to work in a collaborative and positive way with each of my clients. In life and in business, things don’t always go as we would like. Even in times of complication or struggle, I try to work toward a solution, remaining respectful, patient and helpful throughout the process.
Brands I Love and Leverage
I work with and trust the brands listed below and leverage them all the time in my work – or to run my business. In full transparency, some of these companies offer affiliate perks to me if you decide to work with them (by clicking on the links provided), but I confidently recommend them all.
As a true partner to my clients, we discover what platform works best for them and I never force my clients to choose a platform or tactic that is just not a fit. I have built my own website on WordPress and host it on WP Engine. However, I have clients on many platforms including WordPress, Weebly, Wix, Squarespace and Odoo.
Notable Creative Partners
I love giving credit where it’s due!
These are some of the local creative folks I trust. I have partnered with them personally and can confidently recommend their work.