Christopher Deane. Design System Lead. Product and Interaction Designer. Design Leader. Content Creator. Educator.

I'm focussed on delivering creative, consistent cross-platform experiences by Scaling Design with Design Systems, Design Operations, Visual and Product Design, Native Animations and Education.

Education @Youtube

Design System tutorial series in Sketch and Abstract

An ongoing free Youtube series that's a practical way to learn the tools and services that create and manage Design Systems.

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Articles @Medium

Design with a Design System: Landing page, Part 1

An ongoing series where we use a design system to create real world projects.

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Native app animations in Xcode using Sketch, After Effects and Lottie from Airbnb Design

Animate vector assets from Sketch in After Effects, export them with Bodymovin for Lottie before building a working prototype in Xcode.

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Selected Work

Bringing delight to bank surveys

Native Animations and Product Design for the CBA Labs App where customers earned points answering survey questions then used them to redeem items to fill their lab.

Simplifying product customisation

Created the bedBUILDER® for Snooze that allows their customers to mix and match a range of features to create their dream bed.

VISIT SITE

Breaking the mold of conservative Law sites

Brand refresh, photography direction and responsive site design for leading Australian commercial law firm Arnold Bloch Leibler.

VISIT SITE

Saying goodbye to Ecommerce templates

A refined design language where typography and inspirational imagery come together to complement the Brown Brothers wine range.

*Brown Brothers has recently been redeveloped so consider this a a project from the past.

Faster payments with context

On-boarding screen animations and Product Design for the CBA's version of PayID.

Showreel

Showreel

3D Animation, Motion Graphics and Post Production

Selected cuts from the video projects I’ve worked on over the years.

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Awards

30

Communicator Awards

10

Syd & Melb Design Awards

5

W3 Awards

3

Webby Awards

3

AU Web Awards

3

Kentico Awards

2

Global Awards

1

Effie Awards