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Carolyn Gowdy

Greetings for the Spring Season. Seeds have been planted and the sun has arrived just in time to celebrate.

Above is a picture poem Carolyn created for a recent exhibition.
Love + Light = Delight

The painting below, ‘In a topsy turvy world’ has been shortlisted for the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize.

March 30, 2012

Fairmont Hotel Christmas Ornament 2011

James Marsh created the first Ornament in a series for Fairmont Hotels. James did three illustrations (one for the front, back and side of the ornament) depicting a bellhop, in Fairmont uniform, carrying a Christmas wreath.


March 29, 2012

Another great Globe & Mail commission

Artwork by Jeff Jackson. Commissioned by Cinders McLeod. Published March 14, 2012.

March 28, 2012

Mellowood Homes

Logo Design for Eric Reisman @ Mellowood Homes.

March 27, 2012


Bob Fortier is in the upcoming April 2012 issue of Chickadee Magazine.

March 26, 2012

Bill Russell’s Illustrated Map for Nick’s Cove

Nick’s Cove Restaurant on bucolic Tomales Bay in Northern California required an illustrated map showing their various properties.

March 16, 2012

Art of a Snow Flakes

Just in case you’re missing them this time of year.


March 15, 2012

James Turner Covers Precedent Magazine

James did the Cover and inside spot illustrations for the Spring 2012 issue of Precedent Magazine.  Commissioned by Hambly & Woolley.

March 13, 2012

Artwork by Benji Andringa

Benji is working in the studio  interning for a few months.



March 12, 2012

CELEBRATING THE JUNOS: another Reactor award-winning design

Another Reactor award-winning album cover will be on display at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in the upcoming month.

The Parachute Club’s Small Victories album won a Juno Award for best album design in 1987. Cover illustration by Jamie Bennett. Art direction, design and hand-lettering by Shari Spier. Photography by George Whiteside.

This new display at the Canadian Museum of Civilization is a celebration of the JUNO Award winners from the Recording Package of the Year category from 1975 to present. These works will be accompanied by a photo exhibit celebrating the past 40 years of the JUNO Awards.

The exhibit runs from March 16 – April 13, 2012 in the W.E. Taylor Salon at the CMC.

March 8, 2012