Web Design

Custom designed and built websites, for people who value the use of design to solve problems.

WordPress Design

I’ve been working with WordPress for over 9 years, and am very involved in the WordPress community.

App/UI Design

A fine line between function and form is needed to make everything feel right for users.

Articles

Classic Automotive Typography

Most people I talk to regularly know I’m a bit of a typography nut. I’ve always had a soft spot for typography and custom lettering. This is my story about how I first started really paying attention to letterforms, and how it connects to classic automotive design.

I have always been interested in everything relating to art and design, but lettering and typography has a nice combination of the creative and mathematical elements that I really enjoy. It can also look pretty damn cool, and the latter is likely the real reason I pay attention to typography.

I do remember when I first really started paying attention to letters, and their placement within designs. It all started before I was ten. I grew up around classic cars, mostly Muscle Cars from the mid-1960’s to early-1970’s.
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Talk: Building a Custom Theme in 30 Minutes

At WordCamp Buffalo 2016, Ben Dunkle and I gave a talk named “A Custom Theme in 30 Minutes”.

You can view the Slides for A Custom Theme in 30 Minutes. You can also check out the Github repository of the files of the theme we created live at the event. The theme has many comments added to help show you what certain sections of code do.

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