Based in South Africa, HQD operates on a global platform, aiming to connect with like-minded business owners, artisans, and entrepreneurs who share a similar vision.
While creativity is our driving force, we have a strong foothold in philanthropic and environmentally responsible beliefs. We support organizations that are unyielding in their efforts to improve our world through progressive attitudes in the realms of science, wildlife, education, and social responsibility.
Visionary & Graphic Artist
With over 27 years of experience in the industry, Carmen is equipped with an eye for detail and a host of skills including brand management and development, graphic and web design and social media marketing.
Cat Whispering & Soulful Intuition
Overwhelming Coffee Enthusiasm & Unreasonable Acrophobia
5th Dimension Psychology & Spine-tingling Beats
Ink Slinger & Grammar Police
With a degree majoring in Linguistics and English Literature, Simoné is a writer proficient in the skills required to provide clients with original, poignant, and entertaining content. Working as a freelance contributor since 2008, she has acquired the experience needed to bring thought-provoking and insightful writing to the table.
Strengths: Flavour Dabbling & Imaginary Adventuring
Weaknesses: Incurable Exotic Tea Addiction & Irrational Automatonophobia
Earthly Delights: New York Cheesecake, Folk Metal & Dusty Books
“Creativity is a wild mind and a disciplined eye.” – Dorothy Parker