Giving cute substance since 1997.

Cindy is a world-class illustrator specializing in melding warm iconography and graphics with functional standards-based websites. She is a multitalented illustrator, web designer, photographer, blogger, speaker, stage manager and graphic designer all in one.

Cindy works with large corporate clients as well as small businesses. Her clients include:
Yahoo!, AOL, Random House,U.I.E, Ma.gnolia, Mixx, Ning, Mapquest, and WordPress (Automattic). She easily adapts to corporate websites that have an established voice, but also enjoys creating new brands, and redesigning small business sites. Her simple, elegant designs include just the right touch of whimsy and fun.

Speaking Engagements:

  1. Refresh DC in 2006, 2007, Washington, DC
  2. 20×2 in 2007, Austin, TX
  3. SXSW Interactive in 2007–2009, Austin, TX
  4. Future of Web Design in 2007, New York, NY
  5. <head> Conference in 2008, Sunnyvale, CA
  6. Weblog Awards presentor, 2009 , Austin, TX (’s video Coverage of Weblog Awards)

Cindy has been a guest lecturer at University of Florida and University of Tennessee Chattanooga. She was selected for a “happy webbie” and designed, “The Whuffie Factor” book cover and website for Tara Hunt.


  1. CSS Princess
  2. Future of Web Design
  3. Christopher Schmitt’s blog
  4. Veerle Pieters’ blog
  5. UF’s Web Administration devBlog

Noteworthy accomplishments:

  1. 4th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photography Finalist for Altered images (2007)
  2. Typeset the 1996 Olympics Wall in Atlanta, GA
  3. Part of the AOL team that won the Emmy for “new nontraditional broadband delivery platform category

Contact Cindy to speak to her personally about bringing your project to life.