Design

If you have creative work, you don’t have age or time.  ~ Louise Nevelson, American Sculptor, 1900-1988

Before writing and teaching, I worked for several years in graphic design and digital content management. My expertise in copywriting and developing WordPress websites, combined with an education in fine art, allowed me to excel at a multitude of services

Glide Foundation
Glide Foundation, San Francisco

From 2004 to 2009, I was a freelance graphic and web designer in the San Francisco Bay Area, collaborating with businesses and organizations including the Glide Foundation and First Kick Scooters/SF Moto. I also worked as a lead designer with Lullaby Lane Baby and Kids Superstore in San Bruno, CA.

Example mail piece for Lullaby Lane
Example mail piece for Lullaby Lane

Working with Lullaby Lane, I promoted to senior designer developing web advertisements and banners, managing a mailing list of over 6,000 subscribers, and printing large-format graphics for sales and events.  After more than 60 years, the business closed their doors in 2011.