David Matthams is an independent designer & developer from Essex, England.

Code + Craft

Abstract black and white image of ink in water.

I am a designer and full-stack developer stitching together websites, apps, CRMS, and API’s.

Having worked with national and international organisations via time in advertising agencies and design studios, I now partner with agencies, boutique businesses, charities, arts, community and social enterprises to bring their ideas to life.

I’m a company of one, so can take your project all the way from wire-framing to launch – but when necessary I can call on my close network of trusted copywriters, developers, illustrators and photographers.

I'm currently booked until mid 2022, but please still get in touch if you have an interesting project in mind.

  • User interface design
  • Front-end Development
  • Web Development
  • Content Management
  • Craft CMS development
  • Craft CMS extensions
  • Webflow development
  • Webflow API integrations
  • Directus development
  • No-code & Low-code
  • React, Vue web applications
  • Web Performance
  • Consulting
  • Etc.
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Rapid +

Whilst bespoke development has its place, most problems can now be solved quicker, and more reliably with an ever-improving ecosystem of 'low-code' tools.

Think of low-code as a series of Lego blocks you fit together, you can quickly assemble the pieces to create a working product in days rather than weeks or months. Each of these pieces benefit from being mature products, so bugs and issues have been ironed out from day one with developers that are dedicated to that piece of your product.

Building in this fashion means I can bring robust, custom, application development to small and large enterprises alike.

Feel free to book a call and talk to me about how low code could benefit you.

David is not just a supplier he is a partner. He understood us, our business and our requirements incredibly quickly and has not only designed a website we love but given us the control we desperately wanted to be self-sufficient when updating content.
Lisa Lavender
Lisa Lavender
Managing Director, British Arrows
David is a joy to work with - knowledgeable, professional, dedicated and friendly. Here at BerryWorld we particularly appreciate his precise communication and coordination of all projects we have worked with him on. David can manage and execute projects seamlessly while achieving excellent results.
Robin Deering
Robin Deering
Senior Creative & Digital Manager, BerryWorld
We have been working with Dave across all of our digital projects for many years and genuinely consider him an essential part of the team. His creativity, technical knowledge and understanding of our goals always ensures he delivers projects perfect for us.
Stephen Alexander
Stephen Alexander
Our new website is awesome! We wanted something unique that captured the vibe of our new business and Dave nailed it. It’s also built in a way that lets us update whatever we want without needing support, perfect!
Dom Scott
Dom Scott
Co-Owner, Classic & Custom

Let's talk.

My ideal clients are small to large businesses, charities or social enterprises that require a reliable out-sourced digital design & development partner.

Get in touch to chat through your requirements and to see how I can help you. I will send you a project questionnaire to fill in before we talk.

Photo of David Matthams with his daughter on his shoulders.
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