Jo Lee

Artist Statement: La Jolee is an illustration studio based in Toronto, On. I create hand-rendered images that are inspired by my passion for unique ideas. I believe in creating original illustrations that are fun and captivating for my valued clients and the people that are important to them. Media Category: Drawing/Illustration Website: http://www.lajolee.com/    

Wendy Cho

Artist Statement: once upon a design … in a far far land of CHO, there lived an illustrator who drew cats and dogs and frogs and more. there were dark skies filled with the sun, stars and moon. every day told a story of good and bad. stories of memories had. the beginning Media Category:…

Fiona Seth

Artist Statement: My daily illustrative work usually starts with a 0.1 mm Micron pen on Borden & Riley #234 paper or in a hardbound black sketchbook. I have a love affair with the silky smoothness of the surface and the adventure of a new black ink line on paper. With Beyond the Pale I wanted…

Scotty Graham

Artist Statement: Born and raised in the shadows of Detroit’s art deco skyscrapers and surrounded by the beautiful, empty remnants of a lost heart of industrial America, Scotty Graham grew up daydreaming of city life, both past and present. By capturing the optimism of past city builders, he heroes Toronto in an aesthetic it is…

Stephanie Kenzie

Artist Statement: Stephanie Kenzie is a Toronto based illustrator and printmaker, and graduated from OCADu in 2015.  As a child, she invented alternate stories to go along with images from picture books; her work today is reminiscent of illustrations of bizarrely quirky books that don’t exist. Stephanie is an active participate in Toronto’s Zine culture,…

John-Paul Rautio

Artist Statement: John-Paul Rautio creates simple volumes rendered in charcoal. The images recall scientific photography: microscopic, rapatronic and astronomical. Rautio’s work is informed by Japanese enso paintings, although he trained his hand by studying the Western traditions of figure drawing. His use of charcoal references the cave paintings of prehistory. The forms emerge as charcoal…

Daniel Taylor

Artist Statement: I’m an illustrator who works mostly in acrylic inks and watercolors, creating textured, highly-detailed images with simple and straightforward execution. I often explore dark themes with a light style, rendering mature concepts as cartoonish images with a somewhat twisted sense of humour. Media Category: Drawing/Illustration Website: http://www.itwasmeteors.com    

Thomas Chitty

Artist Statement: Tom Chitty is an English  illustrator and cartoonist who moved to Canada in 2009. He makes giclee prints from his drawings of neighbourhoods, characters, and landmarks in Toronto. His cartoons are regularly published in The New Yorker, and he has worked with a variety of clients in digital media and publishing — making…

Malika Pannek

Artist Statement: Malika is a European-trained media designer for digital and print media. She has more than 10 years professional experience in the corporate world and worked as a designer and art director within leading media agencies and marketing departments in Germany and Canada. Made in Brockton Village is the creation of Malika and Tomas, a…