chris weiser

Chris Weiser

Chris Weiser joined Twin State in 2011 as a Graphic Designer and has since become a skilled front-end visual developer. He designs web and app interfaces specializing in user-friendly interfaces and interactions. He also codes custom WordPress templates and implements them into new websites for clients.

Chris graduated with a BFA in Graphic Design from Iowa State University in 2009. Previously he interned at the Iowa Energy Center and worked for QA Graphics in Ankeny, Iowa. Chris is a Quad City native.

While studying at Iowa State, Chris received several awards from the Art Directors Association of Iowa. He also mentored in the Graphic Design Student Association and studied abroad in Rome, Italy in 2008.

In his free time, Chris splits his attention between board gaming, dungeon-mastering, digital drawing, and gobbling up YouTube videos

Certifications

  • Google Mobile Sites Certification
  • Microsoft Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

Proficiencies

  • Graphic Design
  • Branding and Logo Design
  • Illustration
  • Print collateral
  • UI/UX design
  • Photography
  • Web development in HTML, Sass, and jQuery
  • WordPress custom theme development

Local Favorites

  • Sunderbruch Park
  • The bike path
  • La Casa in Moline
  • Games+1
  • Triple-crown Whiskey Bar and Raccoon Motel

If you were stuck on a deserted island, what 3 things would you bring?

  • A drawing pad
  • Sunscreen
  • Bear Grylls