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About me

69.2% thinking,
30.8% pushing pixels. Approximately.

Experience

I have 10 years of experience in the design of digital products and services. I’m a hybrid designer, with skills spanning workshop design and facilitation, product design, service design and strategy.

I care about making products that work and that have a positive impact. I’m seeking out future projects where I can use my experience to have that positive impact on the world.

Doing good work
With a good purpose
For good people.

Work history

2009 - 2012

SHINE in Glasgow

Got my hands dirty my first 2 years out of college on branding and print design for small businesses and charities.

2012

Hyper Island in Manchester

6 months in rainy Manchester at Hyper Island studying for my Master of Arts Degree.

2012 - 2013

Desktime in Chicago

3 months Interning at the fabulous Desktimeapp.com in Chicago. Working on User Experience and User Research.

2013 - 2019

Adaptive Lab / Idean UK in London

ROLE: LEAD PRODUCT DESIGNER

Spent 6 years at Idean UK (formerly Adaptive Lab). My role grew alongside the company and can proudly put my name to up to 70 projects from 1 week to 1 year in length. I worked in many sectors including: Media, Telco, Finance, Utilitites. Developing a hybrid skillset across Product Design, Service Design, Workshops, Strategy and Research.

2015 - ONGOING

Abracademy

In 2014 I co-founded a startup that’s on a mission to bring more magic to the world. I play a joint role of co-founder and design director.

Hire me

You can hire me

Who I work with

- Startups
- Scaleups
- Climate solutions
- Social Impact

What I do

- User Interface design
- Experience design
- User research
- Competitor Research
- Co-Creation Workshops

When should you hire me?

You're looking for someone senior enough to own the design of your digital product/service.

You're looking for someone who can work autonomously with enough experience to deliver effective work.

You're looking for someone who works 1-2 days per week because you don't need or can't afford a full time designer.

Want to see more work? Send me an email.

katy@suninthecorner.com

Contact me

To work with me, or for more information about my work please get in touch.

Email

katy@suninthecorner.com