After months of hard work with Local Development Officer Emma Maclean, Gillywood launched the new Glenelg and Arnisdale community portal website. The site will enable this community of 300 people to punch well above their weight — showing off all the innovative projects...Read More
Newly launched website, Hostel Hub, promotes the work of this social enterprise whose mission is to create great hostels, particularly in rural communities. Conveying the brand right away I designed the logo and header to communicate the message of the business as well as its...Read More
“You are soooooo good at what you do. I can finally hold my head high when I say YES please look at my website. Thank you sooooooo much for my image transformation.”
- Fiona Firth, Fiona Firth Weddings
“Rachel created a website better than I thought possible. She captured the essence of the business and my ideas – and in the process made my entire business more focussed and clear. She is simply brilliant at far more than just websites.”
- Malcolm Handoll, Five Senses
We design websites that will increase income, raise your community’s profile and decrease your workload by showing your visitors what’s special about you. We can also design print materials or logos.
When we work with a client, the first thing we do is learn about:
- what you do
- who your clients or visitors are
- your visitors needs and how you can meet them
That’s your unique selling point. It’s what sets you apart from the millions of other website there. The website is designed to show that off and make it easy for you to manage.
Gillywood Design is run by me, Rachel DuBois, on the island of Orkney in Scotland. Gillywood is named in honour of my little one, Gilly (Gilbert) and the wood at our house that we walk through most days.
I used to be a Web Producer for Sprint Corp and then Perth and Kinross Council, where I designed a community portal for the region that combined the Council website with one for residents, businesses and visitors. I also led the Perthshire G8 website project.
I love social enterprise and rural development, read more