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Signable 44” Nike Air Max

An arms-width keepsake painted to be written on with metallic markers.

Seamless Plywood Lighted Window Sign

I wanted to make a sign that looked like a single slab of plywood, but was internally lit. This lightweight, hollow-core design is meant for hanging against a window.

400 Bottles of Beer Wall

Sixty-four square feet of rack with precision notches for hanging bottles by the neck.

Zigzag Rope Suspended Pendleton Blanket Frames

Sometimes projects change in arbitrary ways. This isn’t one of those projects.

Horse and Shoes in Steel

Clydesdales in ¼” Steel Plate, Rusted and Weathered.

Horse and Shoe Engravings

22″ Clydesdale Engraved on Plywood and a 24 Second Photoshop Thing

Geometric Mosaic of Colorful Weathered Cedar Planks.

Design, Construction, and Finishing Four 4′×8′ Reusable Background Flats

Jetpack Portfolio Extensions

A WordPress plugin that enhances Jetpack Portfolio with Isotope layout and live filtering, new shortcodes, support for excerpts, and more.

Let’s Explore 2½D Plywood Engraving

Covering the process of translating an existing piece of artwork into a multilayered laser engraving.

No Soliciting Signs

A small batch of lasered and painted plywood signs to deter spammy knockers and doorbell ringers.

Heathen’s Greetings Solstice Ornaments

“Keep the Saturn in Saturnalia”

Collapsible Fairy Forest Partitions

Three foldable partitions with locally-sourced organic tree branches and two hundred seventy feet of fairy wire.

Pool Table Lounger

A concept to remake an old pool table as a set of party lounge chairs that latch together in dozens of ways.

Modern Desk No. 2

A simple desk in the modern style with reused materials in mind.

Groovy Baby Photo Flat

A hand-painted eight-foot-square panel for Willamette Dental’s Anniversary party.

Daybed Swings

Simple, Sturdy, Daybed-Inspired Swings made for the Zipper

Pop Out Cake

I refit and refrosted a too-tired two-tiered two-sided pop-up party prop.

Hand-Cut Acrylic LED Signs

A pair of matching, low-profile signs for Guerrilla Development and Brett Schulz Architect.

Stage Door Sign

Hand-lettered panes on the front and back with beautiful, even, LED illumination.

6:1 Rigging on Extra Large Fan

A six-foot aluminum fan suspended via a six-to-one pulley arrangement.

One in the Head is Worth Two in the Bucket

Made for Upswept Creative’s Design Monsters coloring sheet.

Sorry Friends No Drinks Outside

Painted signage at The Zipper to help folks find the bathroom and the way out. Also, an admonition to keep drinks within their legal perimeter.

Let’s Explore

The Thunder Road. Inspired by the movie The Explorers

Chrome Bar

A chrome bar in the 50’s style with checkerboard pattern and LED lights.

Magnetic Delta Sign

Wrapped in aluminum and steel-clad on both sides. Metal pole mount sleeve and embedded fasteners for wall-hanging. Pinstriped with good ol‘ one-shot.

Coupes are for Chickens

Motivational Co-Working Space Mural

 

Olympic Torch

A seven-foot tall prop with weathered metal and marble effects as well as a microcontroller-fueled flame effect.

Go Boldly

Icons

On the Singularity

Not the velocity

Assorted Logos

I’ve made more than a few logos and logotypes over the years. Here are the survivors.

Original Enterprise

Letters from Underground

A work of nonlinear, speculative, epistolary, dystopian fiction in [letters_count] parts.

Storage for Highly Varied Coffee Cup Collection

Simple Wedding Chalkboards

Mad Hatter’s Hat, Times Three

Octagonal Backyard Table

Ten feet wide. Eight sides. Four kid jumpseats. Two posts and a mini trellis.

Keep Flying the Airplane

Web Design Sketchers

Sustainably-printed sketchbooks with a 960 grid

Eyeball Kid

Everybody wants to see the Eyeball Kid

1946 Chevy

Weathered Script on Phony Brick Wall

Federation Workbee

In 1/350 scale. Resin body, photoetch manipulator arm, decals. and paint.

Ornate Lettering on Rustic Sign

Ornate Lettering on Rustic Sign

National Park Sign

Building the Sign Panel The Rock Drawing the Letters

Laureled 45

Made of 2" EPS Insulation foam.

Portland Birth Classes

I made a website for a local doula and childbirth mentor. It lists and sells registrations to the childbirth classes she teaches here in Portland.

Simple Gothic Windows

On order were gothic window props, five at three by five feet.

Plow Software

A site for an indie Mac developer featuring Mac App marketing and support pages.

Fossils Sign

Bones in ivory on a narsty old board.

Responsive Print Design Portfolio

A hand-coded responsive website to showcase the work of an award-winning
print and document designer.

Wordsmith

I made a pared-down word processor focused on tools writers need instead of superficial formatting.

CSS3Machine

Animation and Effects Builder for iPad.

Breakfast in Bridgetown

A Mobile Guide to Portland’s Favorite Meal