Redesigning Austin artist Jennifer Balkan's website into a WordPress website with a filmstrip-style image gallery. Continue reading
Just discovered this great infographic at Kissmetrics outlining the evolution of web design: http://blog.kissmetrics.com/evolution-of-web-design/
Check it out; it's a great little trip down memory lane for those of us involved in web design for awhile. Continue reading
Code fixes for the Featured Image and Post Thumbnail functions in Artisteer themes for WordPress.
When WordPress came out with version 2.9 in the fall of 2010, one of the best things they added was the Post Thumbnail for featured images.
For art sites, this was something of a Godsend. Continue reading
I have been moving toward more subdued colors in website designs (especially for artists!), and I think even my colorful work might look better against a more neutral background than before. Soooooooooooo, I redesigned my fine art site one more time. Luckily, this redesign only took me a week, while the structural and visual redesign from last fall took about a month. Continue reading
I've just completed setting up a new website in WordPress for contemporary abstract painter Cheryl McClure. It is appropriately minimal for an artist's site while still incorporating a touch of color that complements her work. Continue reading
Several years ago, I gathered links to all my blogs and stuff on one page. I recently decided it was time to redesign that little page design slightly. Continue reading
I've started researching some Etsy apps and techniques for organizing Finding Fine Art member lists, treasuries, and blog posts featuring Treasuries, which I thought I'd share with you all. This post is primarily aimed at members of the Finding Fine Art group, but may be helpful for other Etsy shopkeepers and Etsy users as well. Continue reading
I have just finished yet another redesign of my art website! The new design is a slight refinement of the previous visual design (with which I've been pretty happy for awhile), but more importantly, it represents a major underlying structural change. Continue reading
I've just created a very simple design for a WordPress website for a friend of mine. I created the design and set up a WordPress site that will handle "siders"* for my friend Tim. He will be adding all the content himself. I am training him long-distance by phone. Continue reading
Today I am announcing the launch of a brand-new owner-empowered WordPress website for Austin photographer Ave Bonar. I created the design to Ave's specifications and employed the technology, and Ave added all her own content. Both Ave and I are very happy with the final design for her new website. Continue reading