Sam Smith (he/him) is a student digital designer based in Glasgow, Scotland. He's currently studying BSc (Hons) Digital Design at Glasgow Caledonian University, having just completed an HND in Digital Design at City of Glasgow College, achieving an A in both graded units.
He loves researching the history of user interfaces, and is obsessed with trends and guidelines over the years, especially the ones he finds most nostalgic, like Apple's Aqua spec from the early to mid 2000s.
He’s also passionate about using design to create positive social change, championing causes like climate change awareness, LGBTQ rights and youth political engagement. Aside from design, he loves Paul McCartney and scented candles.
IN THE PRESS
"Sam William Smith's new font menu design is simple, and perfect." — Cult of Mac
"Mr Smith's design is simple but brilliant, as most great designs are." — The Mac Observer