Projects

2020—
Obsidian
A private and flexible writing app that adapts to the way you think. I am currently CEO of the company.
2020—
Minimal Theme
Distraction-free theme for Obsidian. Makes it easy to customize the appearance of Obsidian, to create your ideal writing interface.
2023
Flexoki
An inky color scheme for prose and code.
2023
Obsidian Vault Template
My personal Obsidian vault template. A bottom-up approach to note-taking and organizing things I am interested in.
2023
Tidy URL
A simple bookmarklet to tidy up URLs for easy sharing.
2023
Obsidian Permalink Opener
A simple Obsidian plugin to open URLs based on a permalink or slug in the file properties. For use with Jekyll, Hugo, Eleventy, Astro, and other publishing tools.
2023
Tidy Reader
A bookmarklet that makes web articles more readable.
2022
3PL Finder
Directory of third-party logistics firms, with searchable and filterable structured data.
2021
Obsidian Web Clipper
A bookmarklet that saves web pages to Markdown files in Obsidian.
2020
Obsidian Hider
An Obsidian plugin to hide UI elements such as tooltips, status bar, instructions and more.
2020
Slash Packaging
An open source movement for brands sharing their commitment to reduce packaging waste on the /packaging page of their site.
2018—2022
PureScript libraries
Open-source PureScript libraries developed at Lumi, primarily for frontend development with React.
2016—2021
Well Made
A podcast series exploring how we can change patterns of consumption. Guests included entrepreneurs, journalists, non-profit leaders, authors, and experts, from organizations like Patagonia, Climate Neutral, B Corporations, Shopify, Etsy, The Wall Street Journal and more. 152 episodes.
2015
Computer Show
Retro-comedy YouTube show about computers.
2015—2022
Lumi
A company I co-founded to help businesses find and collaborate with manufacturers. Acquired in 2021.
2013—2014
Edgemade
A short-lived blog and podcast about independent hardware companies. 11 episodes.
2012
Print with Light
A short music video for Inkodye.
2009—2014
Inkodye
A company I co-founded that made photo-sensitive dyes for printing fabric using sunlight.
2009
Dexter
A comfortable work sled that makes car maintenance fun and effortless.
2009
Chomp
Flat-packed family furniture made of plywood. Uses no glue or fasteners.
2009
Omak
A simple collapsible grill for camping and fishing with a corn-based ethanol fuel cartridge. Waterproof, lightweight, and simple to manufacture due to its stamped steel construction.
2008
PostNL Messenger Bag
A messenger bag I designed for the Dutch postal service.
2004
Impulse
Winamp 5 skin designed to showcase the new freeform design capabilities.
2003
devASTATE
Winamp 2 pixel art skin with smooth monochromatic shading.
2002
Rusty Heaven
Winamp 2 pixel art skin with a grungy cyberpunk aesthetic.