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Bright Creative is a one-man design & web studio run by Dave Shea, of css Zen Garden and mezzoblue fame┬╣. Based in Vancouver, Bright Creative takes web and application design commissions from clients around the globe. Find out more >

┬╣ Not actually famous.

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Featured Work: Joyent

An extensive branding and redesign project across multiple mediums for the cloud hosting company, done collaboratively and making use of the Processing design language.

Projects

While you’ll find examples of the work I do for my clients within this site’s portfolio, it’s not all work all the time. Here are some of the extra-curricular activities I play with in my spare time. Some people build model airplanes; I build web sites and icons. Must be in the right industry.

mezzoblue

mezzoblue

My personal weblog focused on all issues web and tech, design and development alike. Well-read, and allegedly well-respected, by peers in the industry.

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css Zen Garden

css Zen Garden

The seminal CSS gallery and demonstration site, it’s what convinced thousands of web designers to pick up CSS in the first place. Yep, I built that.

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Chalkwork Icons

Chalkwork Icons

Well over 1,800 icons in a visually unified family, designed for common metaphors and actions needed by software and web sites. Available for general purchase.

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