about tien-yi

Whether you're a cutting edge biotech company, a rock band on the rise, an established law firm, consultant or a small boutique, your web site is your face to the world, and reflects who you are and where you're headed. So let it be unique.

With over fifteen years of professional design experience, Tien-Yi Lee can take your project from concept through completion. Styles range from elegant to artsy, classic to sleek, corporate to cutting edge - but no matter what the style, the needs of the client come first.

Each design created is unique, never generic or templated. Meticulous attention to detail and a passionate love of typography bring print pieces to life. Thorough understanding of the web medium means that HTML code is always clean and reliable, resulting in an elegant visual experience for all end users across browsers and platforms. And functionality is integral to every design. Tien-Yi has partnered with art directors, photographers, programmers and developers to bring clients what they need. She specializes in helping individuals and small businesses nurture their online presence.

Tien-Yi holds degrees in Biology from Stanford University and M.I.T. She has also studied at Mass College of Art and Berklee School of Music. Extracurricularly, she has played drums in several bands, including Jo Henley (pop-country), WhoSheBe (vocal jazz quartet) and Janet Feld (folk). Her other interests include painting, dancing and writing. Her short fiction has been published in literary journals such as the Southern Review, the Missouri Review, and the Gettysburg Review, and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Most recently, she was awarded an Artist's Fellowship by the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She is currently working on a novel.

Tien-Yi lives with her husband and two young sons in Cambridge, MA.

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