About Karebou + Karen

Karebou is the design studio of designer and artist Karen Rubado Michel. Started in 2009, Karebou has always focused on delivering exceptional websites and online experiences. By developing strong relationships with her clients, Karen helps support businesses to improve their results online.

As a Web/UI Designer and Developer, Karen specialises in WordPress, Shopify,  Squarespace and Wix websites. Karen prides herself on long-lasting client relationships and delivering beautiful user-friendly experiences.

In addition to designing, Karen is also a visual artist with a practice that utilises weaving to create soft sculptures.

Karen Rubado holds a degree in Fine Arts in Multimedia and Web Design from The Art Institute of Atlanta and a Master of Fine Arts with First Class Honours from The University of Auckland, Elam School of Fine Arts. She has been a practicing web designer since 2002. Karen has worked as a designer and manager for a variety of digital companies as well as a contract designer.

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Don't know your WordPress from your Klavyo? No problem. Karebou can recommend a solution to fit your requirements.

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