"Unless you are very lucky in life you are always going to have to work hard for a living"
my Dad

UI Design

Being a UI designer is so much more than just Photoshop, it's patterns, consistency, typography and art direction. The best thing about it however is when I do it right a user doesn't even notice as they are too busy doing what they came on your site to do

UX Design

User Experience design can be a minefield of business goals versus user needs, abilities and limitations. I believe the trick is to keep it simple, use existing patterns and practises, and do a lot of user testing. If you want something ground breaking let's build on those patterns and create something to be proud of.