Product Design & Creative Direction

I'm a versatile designer passionate about product design for web and mobile platforms. I love teamwork, building products and creating engaging experiences. Let's work together — check out samples of my work below, see my résumé or send me an email.

Teespring Designer

Designed & Launched 2015

I led design efforts for a redesign of Teespring's apparel designer app and campaign creation flow. Responsibilities ranged from data analysis and A/B testing, to wireframing, prototyping, visual design and style guide development. I also closely collaborated with the business development team to concept ideas and create designs to pitch to potential partners, resulting in a lucrative partnership deal with the NFL.

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Teespring University

Designed & Launched 2014

Working with marketing, copywriting, product and engineering teams, I was lead designer on Teespring University, a seller-facing educational portal. Work included creative direction, wireframing, UI design, illustration and style guide development.

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Yahoo Mobile Search

Designed 2014, Launched 2015

I worked with a team of designers, product managers and engineers to help reimagine Yahoo’s mobile search experience. My role spanned product ideation, wireframing, visual design, prototyping interactions as well as usability testing.

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Indiegogo Mobile App

Designed 2014

A redesign concept for Indiegogo's mobile app campaign landing page exploring an updated, cleaner visual design and "sticky" Contribute Now button as well as a collapsible and expandable interaction to house different funding tiers.

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Fastdraw iPad App

Designed & Launched 2013

A client project while working at FadingRed (a software consultancy in Chicago), I was lead designer for FastDraw, an iPad basketball playbook planning tool that allows coaches to easily draw, save, organize and share plays with other coaches, players and peers.

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Koku Mac and iOS App

Designed & Launched 2013

At FadingRed I also worked as lead product designer for a brand redesign and new budgeting feature for the company's flagship app Koku, a personal finance management tool for Mac and iOS, selected by Apple for feature in both the Mac and iOS app stores.

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Vanessa Grass © 2015