Introduction

Ms. Elaine Xavier is a graphic designer specialized in branding and communication. She is one of the earliest digital artists who enjoys creating ASCII Art using impact printers in the early days of computerization. As technologies evolve she focuses on web design as well as desktop and mobile application design.

Elaine has enjoyed painting since she was a little girl. Over the years she has explored many new approaches to arts creation and has been a speaker for Microsoft after they acquired the powerful Expression graphic tool from Creature House.

In addition, she is deeply involved in art education and has spent one third of her time in Hong Kong promoting digital art for children since 1997. She has also designed several new programs that reflect the mix of East and West cultures for this unique city of the world.