Foss responders

Foss responders is a community-led project to support (FL)OSS technology projects during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. After the initial lockdown measures globally many (FL)OSS projects and events either cancelled, rescheduled or move to an online model. (FL)OSS organisations also had to layoff staff or greatly reduce their costs to compensate for these expensive shifts in ...

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TenFour

TenFour is one of Ushahidi’s suite of humanitarian, open source tech tools. It aims to aggregate communication methods into a single platform in order to reduce comms related mistakes and chaos when a crisis is happening. Developed after a terrorist attack on a mall in Nairobi it is a deeply important problem in the crisis ...

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Dispatcher : Community resiliance

Dispatcher was an incubation project at Ushahidi to build a product that helped build community resilience before, during and after a crisis. Ushahidi took on this project after receiving funding from Rockefeller to develop an MVP and test in a country that had experienced both large-scale crisis and smaller, everyday life crises. Crisis lifecycle illustration ...

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Ushahidi : Data collection platform

Working at Ushahidi as a product designer and then lead designer, I worked on Ushahidi’s flagship tool ‘Ushahidi:Platform’ an open source data collection platform used in crisis scenarios and for human rights cases. Ushahidi was founded in 2010 after election violence in Kenya during the country’s first democratic elections and has since grown through 3 ...

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Confused.com

During my time at Confused.com I worked my way up from junior to mid-weight designer. At the point I left, I was the longest serving member of the design team and had grown the business case for the team to grow and take on more work in-house. My main projects/responsibilities at Confused.com were: Managing and ...

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Green Map

The Green Map project is a global initiative to create maps that don’t rely heavily on the ‘native’ language of the area and promotes a universal language through iconography to be used across the globe. The premise being to encourage people to investigate their local surrounding for eco-friendly alternatives and green spaces to enjoy. I ...

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Brian the robot

Brian the robot was Confused.com’s mascot for several years. I worked on several satellite projects regarding the Brian character while at Confused.com. As well as adverts, digital banners, display and animations I worked on a campaign where there was a printable paper Brian toy and supported the entire campaign through the social channels. Brian was ...

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Compartment

Compartment was a speculative master brief to create an all-encompassing brand identity for a UK based arts organisation. The goals of the arts organisation was to showcase and feature up and coming artists across the UK online and in free publications. I created a final logo from several developed concepts and took that style through ...

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Scientia Annual

Scientia Annuals was a master brief for a print project. The project consisted of designing a brand for a fictional company with a series of book covers. I choose a science based theme as I’ve long had a personal interest in science and technology and wanted to challenge myself with an trio of books. The three ...

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Icycl

Icycl is a frozen alcohol product that is sold in bars and clubs across the UK. I worked on a consultant basis in order to bring the product to life by supporting University of South Wales 1st year students to develop a brand. I mentored a class of 20 students on behalf of the owners ...

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British Apple Consortium

The British Apple Consortium was a technical masters brief that combined my mature skills in Illustration and design with (at the time) new technical challenges. This projects called for branding and assets to be built into an interactive webpage. I chose to take the opportunity to learn how to build a site with a parallax ...

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British Research

I spent a 4 month period of freelance time at a small electronic company in rural Wales. While there I helped them to build both their core business (metre electronics for a worldwide audience) and their R&D department in partnership with the University of South Wales Phd department in Cardiff called, British Research. The work ...

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Parade Arts

The A3 Arts group approached me after obtaining funding from the People’s Health Trust to deliver a large scale arts project in the inner city area of Adamsdown in Cardiff. The project was a resounding success which engaged some extremely hard to reach groups in Adamsdown through drama, crafts, painting, music and sculpture. I was ...

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