Offbeat Creative Studio

locationCape Town, WC South Africa

Kyle Lakey

UX Designer // Writer
Offbeat Creative Studio

About me

I'm an all-round creative with a wide skillset that ranges from UX Design to Copywriting. But what I really enjoy is helping people turn their ideas into reality.

I care about the success of others, and I want to help them achieve their goals. Whether it’s through providing guidance and support or simply lending a hand, I’ll do whatever it takes to see people succeed. We all win when we all win.

My roles and specialties


Copywriting, Web Content, Blog Content

UX Design

Design Systems, UI/UX Design, Prototyping

What is your primary focus as an independent professional?

I'd like to bring out the best work in people I collaborate with and I'd like to build a network of individuals and entities who look after each other. It's so important for the future of innovation. After all, the better we all do, the better off we all are.

Our industry is all about good ideas, and we need to nurture each others ideas so we don't stagnate. Mutual growth and the ability to challenge and uplift one another is very important to me. My vision is to enable every client and every partner to focus on their bright idea, while we provide the skills needed to handle the work.

What does the perfect job look like to you?

I think it's important to focus on transparency when it comes to client/contractor relationships. Besides for the obvious preferences that we all have, which differ from one to another, what makes or breaks a deal for me is more psychologically based.

The perfect job is one where there is a mutual respect between us and there is a clear understanding of the expectations and what is achievable. There really isn't much more to it than that. Time is precious, and there's no point in wasting any of each others.

Why do you love doing what you do?

I get to write about what inspires me, what moves my core. I get to engage with an open audience about content that really matters to me. I get to meet people through mutual passions and ideals.

Then I get to help people. Whether it be transferring their thoughts to text or ideas to designs, I get to aid people in fulfilling their passions. I get to help people get their ideas off the ground, creating meaning and purpose in their lives. There really couldn't be a better path to follow

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