Elliot Jay Stocks
Elliot Jay Stocks is a designer, illustrator, speaker, and author. His work is regularly featured in books, blogs, and industry-leading magazines, and his portfolio includes projects for clients such as Virgin, Microsoft, and MailChimp. A common face on the speaking circuit, Elliot gives talks at design events across the globe, including An Event Apart, Brooklyn Beta, Future of Web Design, South by Southwest, and Web Directions.
He writes for publications such as .Net, Computer Arts, and Codex: The Journal of Typography, is the author of Sexy Web Design (Sitepoint, 2008), and sits on the judging panels of many design competitions, as well as Smashing Magazine’s Experts Board.
Elliot is the founder of typography magazine 8 Faces & co-founder of Viewport Industries. He lives and works in the beautiful countryside between Bristol and Bath, England.