I'm Nick! That's my face up there. My friend drew it with her eyes closed. Just a few years before that was drawn, in 2014, I moved to San Francisco and opened my eyes wide to the world of technology and design. Noticing a trend in that fair city, I thought it prudent to teach myself front-end development and design. Since then I've continued my self-education, taking on roles including web designer, graphic designer, and instructional designer. I am currently expanding my knowledge in the Experience Design track at the VCU Brandcenter in Richmond, VA.
I'm Nick! That's my face up there. My friend drew it with her eyes closed. I am a designer, that's for certain, but I am still figuring out which type. I do lots of other stuff besides design, too. Want to know more?
Invite Education Through Play
How can you interest people in a topic that appears esoteric, complex, or just plain boring? And how can you then utilize that interest for good?
AMERICA 2050 is a satirical gaming platform that invites users to learn more about politics and how "the system" works by playing games.
Branding a Startup
To tell a story and make itself known, a company first needs to develop its own identity. The visual identity of a brand is important for awareness, consistency, and the development of an emotional bond between the company and its customers.
Kids Will Be Kids
Technological advancements are unhappily accompanied by advancements in sexual predation techniques. How can we protect our digitally native children from those who would do them harm?