First, we worked on the entry page to her website, which helped us to set the tone for what we would find inside:
Then, we worked on her website's general template. We retained most of her original masthead pictured below:
But we reworked it to decrease its height, remove the text along the skyline, and add the two birds and a vintage photo frame:
The new site is a bright, fresh take on her original design, so it still feels home to her long-time readers while still being a step forward into the new academic year:
If you are not already familiar with Brené and her work, make sure that you drop in on BrenéBrown.com and take a tour. She is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, a nationally renowned speaker, an author, and the recipient of numerous teaching awards.
Brené Brown does work worth sharing, and I am so honoured to have been able to help her do just that.