I'm Ginger and I do front-end development & graphic design.
I think about this stuff a lot:design - hmmm - homelifes - professional - web design - arggg - illustration - freelance - Vancouver - writing - print - terrible - craft - Mainsocial - FAC - learning - family - storytelling
Some recent thoughts within aforementioned list:
Well, he wasn’t little, but he was definitely young. Twenty-four is not a ripe age. It’s an age of potential and possibilities, of excitement and mistakes. It’s the age where you figure out most of what you are, and solidify any wavering judgements you may be too afraid to speak about as a kid.
design, freelance, learning, professional, Seattle, web design, web development
I like the notion of working with your clients as people who have their own thoughts and ideas, and giving them the platform to share this—not just giving them a product in a box. It makes the job sound less stupid and a little more meaningful.
arggg, craft, design, fonts, professional, Seattle, terrible, typography, web design
If there were two things to take away about Nick Sherman, they were that he liked pizza very much and that he liked to complain. This was how his introduction was prefaced, and there was something fantastic about this man’s grievances.
arggg, design, learning, professional, Seattle, terrible, web design, web development, writing
Maybe we’re going about it the wrong way, in that we shouldn’t be tasked with defining ourselves and pushing this onto others. Maybe we should let ourselves be defined by what we do.
And then, some people have stuff to say about me, too.
"Have you read @gingerngo's blog yet? It's like 'Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' but with knitting"
"I've been working with developer @gingerngo on a web site and I am thoroughly impressed with her translation from design to code. #hifive"
Amanda & Fiona
"We can't say enough about her— she is super talented, a delight to work with, and she has this amazing ability to make the most complicated project simple and streamlined."
"I was seriously nothing but impressed with your WP wizardry. +_+ I hope one day we work on a real silly app together, preferably that has a lot to do with cats!"
"This is why people don't like working with you."
"Ginger is really good at computers and stuff."