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Alëna Skarina’s cover art for Internazionale Magazine for a story on young activists

November 8, 2019

More Summer from Alëna Skarina

Recent illustrations commissioned by the Sunday New York Times feature section, “Your Best Summer Ever”.






July 15, 2019

Strategic Design by Reactor

The Ontario Media Development Corporation, now known as Ontario Creates, tasked Reactor with designing their current strategic plan.

This lively 20-page brochure in English and French also has accessible PDF versions. Supporting web graphics and an interactive infographic were also created to promote their 5-year plan.




June 4, 2019

R.O. Blechman in The Globe and Mail

R.O. illustrated the Ageism story in the Opinion section in Saturday’s Globe and Mail. The opinion piece explored the idea that “it’s time to get over our fear of growing old”.

March 5, 2019

Carolyn Gowdy’s Latest Christmas Commission

Carolyn was recently commissioned by The Spectator Magazine to illustrate a Christmas short story by Susan Hill in the current issue on the newsstands in the UK, Canada, the USA, the Euro Zone and beyond.

Click here to view the online version of the story titled, “The boy who dreams: A Christmas short story by Susan Hill”


December 19, 2018

Jamie Bennett in the Globe and Mail

Illustration for the Globe and Mail Pursuits section on Cannabis munchies.

November 14, 2018

James Turner’s Steampunk, Medieval Myths, and More…

When the largest dragon ever seen descends out of the night sky and sets the royal tournament aflame, Theo escapes to help. He saves a crippled steam knight, Sir Bentham, from the blaze, assisted by Bentham’s pugnacious squire, Riley.

Together, they decide to hunt the monstrous dragon down — before it can kill again.

But nothing is as it seems, and Theo soon finds himself caught up in an adventure that will turn his entire world upside down…

James Turner’s new young readers’ novel ‘Theo Paxstone and the Dragon of Adyron’ is now available for purchase on Kindle from Amazon.
 

February 21, 2018

R.O. Blechman in Eye Magazine 95

Eye, the international review of graphic design, a quarterly printed magazine about graphic design and visual culture features a large article on R. O. Blechman’s career and work.

 


January 24, 2018

James Turner releases new young readers’ novel, Theo Paxstone and the Dragon of Adyron.

‘Theo Paxstone and the Dragon of Adyron,’ is a fast-paced fantasy adventure that brings together steampunk and medieval myths, pitting noble knights in steam powered battle machines against dragons. The feudal Kingdom of Adyron is mired in injustice, and even the heroes have something to hide.

The novel is available for purchase on Kindle from Amazon. Watch the trailer below:

Young Theo Paxstone aspires to a better life. A mechanic at a steam mech repair shop, he slaves away under the sharp eye of the ruthless Master Grimes, along with dozens of other orphan boys. The biggest and meanest of them, Grant, has in it for Theo and his best friend, Ollie, the shop’s parts-spotter cockatoo. The chatty bird helps keep Theo going, as every day is a struggle for survival.

January 22, 2018

The Freedom of Living Alone with a Disability

Deshi Deng’s latest illustration for VICE Canada about the freedom and accomplishment of living alone with a disability.

Read the article here: https://www.vice.com/en_au/article/j5vmwy/living-alone-is-awesome-even-with-my-disability

January 15, 2018