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We make everyday interesting.

We are a husband and wife creative team
specializing in custom woodworking, fiction writing, graphic design,
and web design and development.
Custom Woodworking

From the traditional to the funky, Odd Mr. T offers his unique design eye to create furniture that brings out the beauty of natural wood.

Fiction Writing

Jessica E. Thomas leverages her extensive background in creative writing and editing to craft stories that are often whimsical, at times poignant, and always entertaining.

Graphic Design

Using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, Odd Mr. T creates novel and ezine covers for self-published authors, and logos and marketing materials for small businesses.

Web Development

Jessica E. Thomas designs and develops web applications using tools such as PrimeFaces, Spring, Hibernate, jQuery, and WordPress

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Odd Mr. T

Odd Mr. T was an award winning furniture maker by age twenty. He graduated cum laude from Ball State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture and also served as a graduate assistant in Sculpture.

Since then he has spent time as a furniture restorer, a furniture designer, a technical writer, a graphic designer, a car salesman, and a high school art teacher. He currently works full time as a dad and co-owner of Common Oddities, LLC.

As Art Director of Common Oddities, he designs and sculpts unique and original furniture and woodwork as well as custom order items. He also designs covers for The Common Oddities Speculative Fiction Sideshow, and cover art for in-house projects and contract work.

Jessica E. Thomas

Jessica E. Thomas graduated summa cum laude with Academic Honors in Writing from Ball State University, receiving a Bachelor of Science in English and a Minor in Creative Writing.

She began her professional career in marketing at a large Indianapolis law firm. Since transitioning to Information Technology in 2001, she has worked in the pharmaceutical, student loan, and finance industries as a computer programmer, systems analyst, Web developer, and technical writer.

She is a prolific writer and has authored two novels, three novellas, a poetry collection, a short story collection, and a children’s book.