Things to See!

Ok! Site is up and there are some (new + old) things to look at.

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Robot Feels Sleepy

Self published colouring book written in collaboration with Patryk Stasieczek.

Available for purchase

✱ 2nd Place in Children’s category | 2012 Alcuin Society book design awards

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You may have noticed I’ve been a bit dictatorial about where you can colour; no colouring outside the lines! But; this means that even those of us with limited motor skills can mash away with a crayon and enjoy pleasing results.

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French, Japanese, and Swedish editions.

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Learn to Speak

 2nd Place in Reference category (series) | 2011 Alcuin Society book design awards

Complete Series

That’s a total of 384 fully designed and illustrated pages. Phew!

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Learn to Speak Fashion

By Laura deCarufel | Published by Owl Kids.

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Learn to Speak Dance

By Anne-Marie Williams | Published by Owl Kids.

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Learn to Speak Music

By John Crossingham | Published by Owl Kids.

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Woodcutter

Jacket design for a double volume of Don Hannah’s The Woodcutter and The Cave Painter. Published by Playwrights Canada Press.

Quill & Quire | Books of the Year 2013, Designer’s Choice

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String & Tape

Exhibition January 2015 at Artist Proof gallery in Calgary, AB.

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Screenprints · Editions of 6

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Screenprints · Edition of 5

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Giclée Prints

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Process

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Installation shots at Artist Proof courtesy of Pamela McWilliams

Ursa Minor

Identity for clothing line Ursa Minor.

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Images courtesy of Elizabeth Hudson · Ursa Minor

Hardisty Pool

Installation at Hardisty Pool, Edmonton.

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In the summer of 2012 there was a pool party to celebrate the completion of the project. I demonstrated the marbling process used to produce the work before taking a swim.

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Interior images courtesy of Laughing Dog Photography.
Marbling images courtesy of Adam Waldron-Blain.

Snow

Drawings in snow.

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Rétrofictions

Rétrofictions is an experimental and collaborative artist publication that juxtaposes six photographic artworks by John Latour alongside works of fiction by Jennifer Allen, Marina Endicott, Cynthia Imogen Hammond, Lea Nakonechny, Eduardo Ralickas and Jean-Éric Riopel. The erasure of history creates a space for new stories to be imagined.” –John Latour

Designed in collaboration with John Latour. Edition of 250 numbered copies.

Available to read as part of Artexte’s online catalogue here.

 

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Cutouts

Drawings on found paper.

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