· 2 minute read

Contrast Rebellion – a well-crafted lesson in ensuring type on the web is readable using high contrast. Has some good examples of how designers can let their aesthetic preferences trump readability. This article reminded me I need to tweak the contrast in the new theme I’m using on this site. I’m guilty of having some grey type on creamy background colours and the links in the right-hand sidebar are too lightweight.

· 4 minute read

Grid sketches on graph paper and design text books

With my new portfolio design finished and live, it’s time to catch up on writing posts. This post documents the design process I worked through in creating this website.