Case Study: A Blog Design Project for a Holistic Nutrition Specialist

A Case Study for my most recent blog design project for a certified holistic nutritional consultant.

Approximately a month ago I landed a gig (from Melyssa Griffin’s Blog + Biz BFFs Facebook group) designing a WordPress based blog for a certified holistic nutritional consultant, Randall Marie Heilik. I am still pretty green when it comes to blog design (this being my second official gig) for actual clients. I’ve always made my own blogs and hardly ever adhere to any graphic or web-design strict “rules”. If you couldn’t tell just by looking at this blog, I don’t know what else would.

But you cannot always just throw the rules away when it comes to client work, I am mature enough to understand that at least. However, at the same time, I do not want to work on projects that I am not passionate about to a certain degree. Randall’s concept was interesting for me. I have always been interested in natural food, and even considered taking some courses on natural diet at one point in my life. Well, that never happened…

Anyhow, point is, I was curious. I had no clue what holistic nutrition consisted of, and at first it felt like a challenge. I did with Randall what I had done with my previous client — asked her to fill up a Pinterest board with her favorite images, images she felt connected to/attracted to. I hoped this would give me some idea as to where to even begin!  Continue reading “Case Study: A Blog Design Project for a Holistic Nutrition Specialist”