Amber got her start in design screen-printing t-shirts. After a couple of years of printing other people’s designs, she started creating her own. She loved it so much that she decided to get her BFA in graphic design from the Art Institute of Seattle. She then segued from print into web and interactive design, collaborating with other designers, illustrators, developers, and clients to create custom responsive websites.
Previously as a UX/UI designer at Plexipixel, Amber delivered sites for The Pokémon Company, Sierra Nevada, and Microsoft. She is someone who enjoys the challenge offered by the ever-changing environment of the web and innovating on diverse projects.
Projects I've Worked On
A Designer’s Perspective: Fostering Good Communication Between Design and Development
Different teams will have different ideas and perspectives of what the final product should be – designers and developers often have different thoughts on the best direction forward. Each group also has a different set of skills and capabilities that are important to creating high-quality products. In the end, pulling the best ideas together and … Continued