Creative Something

Creative Something

Website design, development, & writing

Since 2008 I have been writing on a top Tumblr blog dedicated to helping creatives better understand their creativity in order to do more great work.

Oflow

Oflow

iOS app design, & development

Oflow has been touted by Apple as a must-have “creativity sparker.” The app offers more than 150 proven techniques for thinking creatively in no time.

Aspindle

Aspindle

Indie ebook publishing & writing

For a year Aspindle worked with writers to independently produce and publish ebooks centered around the topic of creative thinking. Each book was exclusively published for the Amazon Kindle platform.

Alphabattle

Alphabattle

Twigs & twine

An exercise in creativity, Alphabattle 2010 asked participants to create a letter of the alphabet however they see fit.

Prompts

Prompts

iOS app design, & development

Prompts gives you thousands of original starting lines and creative writing prompts to inspire you. Plus in-app stats on your writing habits and abilities, to help you become a better writer.

Startup Vitamins

Startup Vitamins

Product design

Statup Vitamins makes inspirational posters for businesses and entrepreneurs. They asked me to create a series of original product designs for their customers.

ToSimplyDo

ToSimplyDo

Web app design & development

ToSimplyDo was a fairly popular – albeit niche – to do tracking list that made managing items easy to do anywhere. At its peak the app had more than 1,000 daily active users and was purportedly big in Japan.

Newt

Newt

Location-based database & API development

I was fortunate enough to lead a team of students at Brigham Young University to develop a dynamic database structure and API for businesses based on mobile localization in 2010. Unfortunately the project was sold and discontinued immediately after completion.

99u

99u

Creative curator, writer

As lead contributor at 99u (by Adobe) I provide actionable inspiration and insights to creative professionals around the globe.

Drwer

Drwer

iOS app design, & development

Drwer is the simplest way to sketch quickly on the iPhone or iPad. The design is unobtrusive and features a unique double-tap feature for starting a new drawing.

Think Unstuck

Think Unstuck

Book design & writing

A concise book filled with creative techniques for getting past thinking blocks. Think Unstuck was my first foray into independent publishing and attracted the attention of now Creative Director at NPR Liz Danzico.