About Scout

About Scout James

Scout James in an orange-and-blue shirt.

Scout James is a Los Angeles– and NYC–based design consultant from Juneau, Alaska. His digital and print projects have included e-commerce sites for tech firms in San Francisco and Texas, awards-season campaign billboards on LA’s Sunset Strip, and personal brand identities for lawyers, therapists, Pulitzer Prize–, Tony Award–, and Obie Award–winning writers, actors and directors. He’s also an expert WordPress developer and consultant with over 10 years’ experience coding themes from scratch and saving overloaded websites. In addition to formal training in typography, layout design and bookbinding, Scout has a BA in European History from Wesleyan University (High Honors) and an MFA from The Juilliard School.

Hand-coded with WordPress and Underscores. Fonts: Brandon Grotesque by Hannes von Döhren and Orpheus Pro by Kevin King, Patrick Griffin, and Walter Tiemann at Canada Type. Printed with electromagnetic radiation on various amorphous non-crystalline solids.
This was a Hiya, Scout! design.