Welcome to The Astrolabe, the online creative space of Fredrick Royster. I am a web designer and front end developer based outside of Chicago, Illinois. I have extensive experience in e-commerce, news/media and non-for-profit sectors. Proven capabilities in web design and development, front-end development, online advertisements, UI/UX, HTML, CCS, brand management, coding, as well as strategic planning. I collaborate with multiple parties throughout the design of through the completion of an end-product to ensure the best developed product for a client.
I am currently persuing an MS in Human Computer Interaction from DePaul University in Chicago.
I consulted on web design and did CSS and HTML programming for Kaplan College and Kaplan Career Institute, one of the biggest online higher education institutions in the United States. View the site here.
My first UI/UX consulting job is up and running at efollett.com. Working with UI/UX experts I designed the graphic interface for the Course Materials Results page for efollett.com, helping student's choose their textbooks and course materials. view the screenshot here.
Featured in an interview for Rivisionpath.com, a website highlighting the achievements of minority web professionals. Read the interview here!
New web design and information architecture piece has launched! The Efollett Fan Shop, a one stop shopping place for your favorite NCAA College sports apparel and gifts.