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Kerry and Martin Balmer, watercolour pencil drawingI am an artist, web designer, software developer film maker, and occasional creative writer. Indeed the combination of art, writing and programming comes in pretty handy for web site development.

I started out with a Commodore 64 way back in 1985 using which I developed an early interest in computer programming. Initially this centred on the creation of games but as I progressed onto different platforms I began to widen the scope of my work into utilities, business software and databases.

In the autumn of 1994 my first published computer software was released on a magazine cover disk. Soon after that I made my foray into the World Wide Web, around 1995. With the exception of some blog content, the underlying WordPress system that powers portions of the web site, all the design, artwork, creative and coding of this web site is mine…