Hello I am,Kristin Merz

Unicorn hybrid designer + developer, geek hailing from Rochester NY.

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About Me

My ambition in life stems from a love of beauty and nature: art, photography, music, and water.

Professionally, I possess dedication, speed, and creativity to conceive, design, and execute pixel perfection. I am an interactive designer with a ability to code. A visual problem solver with the user experience always in mind. Hard working and driven... I strive for perfection and have a constant thirst for knowledge.

This is my life's passion. I truly love what I do.

Skills

Creative Direction

Creates design systems consisting of UI design patterns. Provides art direction to external and internal teams to ensure on brand and style guide.

Web Design

Advanced level of proficiency in Adobe Creative applications. Responsive mobile first design defining breakpoints. High focus on detail and page balance.

Responsive Development

HTML5, CSS3, LESS/SASS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, PHP, jQuery and Visual Studios. Coding in TextMate on a Mac is my preference.

Photography

My love for photography led me to pursue my career as an artist. Developing skills as a photographer, photo editor and retouch artist.

CMS Applications

Developed, skinned themes and templates for various content management systems including: Wordpress, Joolma, Drupal, Sitefinity, Sitecore.

Pixel Perfect

Type A personality, combined with an excellent eye for detail in both design and front-end development, provides pixel perfect results.

My Work

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Contact

Want to discuss your ideas for a new project or learn more about my skills and capabilities? I’d love to connect with you.

I’m currently open to full-time positions and freelance work – get in touch.