Lindsie Canton

Hello, I'm Lindsie,
A Front End Developer &
Graphic Designer from Toronto

Selected Works

Project Strengths

JavaScript

API & Ajax Call

Moment.js & jQuery libraries

Javascript, API & Interactive Data Visualization Site

Using NASA API data the three closest asteroids to earth on any given day are dynamically displayed. Utilizing the JavaScript data library Moment.js allows users to click on previous or next day.

HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / jQuery / APIs / Responsive Design

Project Strengths

JavaScript & jQuery

Interactive Product Gallery

Multiple APIs

JavaScript & Multiple API Project

Using the LCBO API and JavaScript this site allows users to filter tequila products by price and size. Results are displayed dynamically, and users can further inspect cards to reveal a map with availability and more product info.

HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / jQuery / Handlebars.js / APIs / Gulp / Responsive Design

Key Project Strengths

Wordpress & PHP

Mobile friendly and responsive

Minimal and clean design

Custom WordPress Theme

This wordpress site is perfect for interior designers, decorators, and stylists. Using custom fields and options pages ensures every single bit of content is customizable for the site owner, from the text to the icons, to the buttons.

Wordpress / PHP / CSS3 / Responsive Design / Sass / Gulp

Key Project Strengths

JavaScript & jQuery

Paired programming

Custom illustrations

JavaScript & jQuery Quiz

This quiz attempts to spread awareness of anxiety and anxiety disorder. A paired programming project with Kristen Kriens, this site uses JavaScript and jQuery to fade quiz cards in and out, and tabulate results.

HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / jQuery / Responsive Design

Key Project Strengths

Responsive design

Semantic HTML5

Pixel perfect PSD conversion

PSD to Fully Responsive Site

This is a fully responsive and mobile-friendly conversion from a desktop-only PSD. It showcases some creative design solutions made as the screen scales down. Responsive nav created using a little jQuery magic.

HTML5 / CSS3 / jQuery / Sass / Responsive Design / Mobile-Friendly

About Me

Hello, I’m Lindsie! As a graphic designer and artist turned front-end developer I have a firm grasp of technical coding skills married with a good design sense. Being fluent in both these areas puts me in a position to better collaborate with teams and make something truly great. I’m passionate about writing clean code and putting the user first using empathy and research. Let’s make something cool for people!

Skills

  • HTML5 & CSS3
  • JavaScript, jQuery & APIs
  • Responsive Design
  • Web Accessibility
  • WordPress & PHP
  • Sass, Prepros & Gulp
  • Git & GitHub
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Sketch

Interests

  • Microinteractions
  • Semantic Code
  • Inclusivity
  • Typography
  • Film & TV
  • Contemporary Lit
  • Craft Beer & Board Games
  • Croissants vs. Cornetti

Status

Available for hire, and for projects, talks & workshops.