An exploration on the history of Druids

As I’ve become more familiar with some of the druidic practices in the AODA, I’ve also become curious as to the origins of Druidry. I’m aware they originated in Europe, I don’t know much about their history. …

A quick look at web accessibility guidelines

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If you’ve been following me, you’ll know I recently passed my CPACC (certified professional in accessibility core concepts) and am now moving on to the WAS (web accessibility specialist). …

For the UX Beginner

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What is Agile Methodology?

It’s a set of project management methods and practices based on values and principles like collaboration, self-organization, and cross functionality of teams. Agile methodology originated in the 70s in Japan, Toyota is well known as one of the founding companies of agile…

Part 2 of the CPACC series | Read Part 1

In my last article, I went over the disabilities listed in the CPACC guide as well as the barriers people with those disabilities face. Today, I’ll be going over the assistive technologies that correspond with each disability. …

From the International Association of Accessibility Professionals

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Now that the pandemic is coming to an end (knock on wood) I’ve finally gotten a chance to breathe and rethink what I want to do with my future. Right out of college, I think I wanted to live the American Dream; get…

I’m starting with the small changes

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And it’s done wonders! If you read my last post, you’ll know that I originally joined the AODA as part of my new years resolution to be sustainable. But after only a month, it’s turned out to be better for me than just that…

The Ancient Order of Druids in America

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My resolution this year was to gear my education towards getting a job at a national park. That mostly boils down to, I want to be greener. What better way to do that, I think, than to follow in the steps of my…

In-house designers are missing some big opportunities to promote their company’s brand internally.

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When the pandemic started, the last thing I wanted to think about was work. When I started working from home, the last thing I wanted to think about was work too. …

Step 1 in Rebranding A Twitch Stream

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If you don’t know, I have my own video game stream using the platform Twitch. I’ve done a rebrand before, but as I’m not a large streamer with a big audience, I feel as though I’ve given up on my branding and missed…

A UX designer’s approach to developing the content in your portfolio

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1. Analyze your content from the view of the person hiring.
Start with your home page and ask yourself “If I were hiring a designer, what would I want to see?” Well, in my case, I’d like to see…

Kat Fenton

UX Designer, CPACC, and soon to be WAS

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