Howdy

Glad you decided to stop by. My site contains some examples of projects I've worked on over the years, a little bit about me, and a few of my relevant skills. Nearly all of the sites are custom made by me, front to back, but I've had some help from some friends on a few projects.

I do freelance work on the side, so take a look around and shoot me a message. I'm a developer, designer, manager, and leader. I'd love to help you with your project.

skills

Tech Skills

Some of my web development skills. The 1-10 levels are based overall proficiency assigned by yours truly.
portfolio

Design Portfolio

Contains some designs I've done over the years. Mostly stuff from 2009-2012.
about

About Me

A little info about me and a mug shot. Cliché, I know..

Tech Skills

CSS

CSS

SASS or LESS? Who cares? I can write a stylesheet that's cross browser compatible in no time flat!

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HTML

HTML

HTML5/XTHTML/DHTML.. It's all valid in my hood. Check out the source code to see for yourself.

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Illustrator

Illustrator

Vector, vector, vector, vector, vector, vector, vector. Yeah baby! I'll make it a vector!

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Javascript

Javascript

I can play with AJAX, work with JSON, and rock some web sockets via node.js. Fun!

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JQuery

JQuery

Select it, flip it, and reverse it. Let me show you what I'm working with.

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OmniGraffle

OmniGraffle

Let me whip up a wireframe, send it over to a designer, get a comp back, and code that biznass up!

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Photoshop

Photoshop

I can crop it, I can slice it, I can dice it, I can paint it, I can stroke it, I can fill it, I can save it—for the web that is. I can write JSX scripts too!

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Ruby

Ruby

Programming with Ruby is like working on a Mac. You won't know how awesome it is until you try it.

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Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails

Have a great web app idea? Me too. I've been working on a couple game changers. Wanna help?

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Wordpress

Wordpress

I've built Enterprise, e-commerce, and brochure style websites with it. Why not?

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Skill level is based on a 1-10 scale. 1 being, "I've never heard of it." And, 10 being, "Are you kidding me? I wrote the spec!"

All the magic, be it in code or design, starts with a clear mind, pen and a blank paper. ~ Brian Wangila

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Design Portfolio

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Curtis Park Deli

Custom Wordpress Child-Theme (Thematic) design with ability to add menu items using custom fields.

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Oscar's Oyster Bar

Custom Ruby on Rails content management system designed by me using Photoshop and Illustrator.

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Bricor

Custom designed Wordpress theme with a seamlessly integrated e-commerce solution and lead generation tool.

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Goebel Interiors

Custom website design with JQuery animations and lightbox for portfolio items.

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American Charities

Custom Wordpress Theme. Ability to add sponsors and advertising.

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Olde World Bagel

Custom website design with ability to update specials and news using MySQL and PHP.

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HatchMatter

Custom Wordpress Theme with JQuery slider and highly customized layout.

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3 Deuces Design

Front-end development using JQuery. Custom slider for portfolio animation.

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Pocket Rockets Design

Front-end development using JQuery. Custom navigation with 3D Poker card animation.

About Me

As you can tell, I'm not a big talker. I've pretty much always been that way, unless you get a beer or two in me. I've been making websites from the ground up for around 11 years now but didn't consider it a full-time job until about 6 years ago. That's when I really started getting interested in interactive design, web applications, and programming. I am still learning new techniques every day and creating some pretty amazing things.

Thanks for stopping by!

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