"Guilty Pleasure" for The Globe and Mail
A woman’s love of antiquing brings unexpected feelings of guilt towards the previous owners.
"My Boyhood was Scarred by Horror on the Internet" for The Globe and Mail
The internet raised many Millenials and desensitized them to the point of feeling numb, alone and depressed.
A while ago I had a show here in Northampton MA at the great Sticks and Bricks. Some of you may know that while I myself don’t step foot on a dance floor, I have a slight obsession with drawing people dance. This show consisted of 10-12 small pencil drawings of dancers. I only have a couple left, let me know if you’d like one and I can give you the details.
"A Life Marred by Cocaine"
A very sad story told by a woman who lost her friend due to addiction. This was published in The Globe and Mail a few weeks ago.
"Trying to Teach My Child About Nelson Mandela"
This is a sweet story about a mom trying to teach her 4yr. old son about the amazing impact Nelson Mandela made on this world. She decides to wait until her son can truly understand the importance of everything that Nelson Mandela stood and fought for. For the Globe and Mail
You can read the full story HERE
p.s. I have never enjoyed drawing a face as much as I enjoyed drawing Nelson Mandela, the kindest features I have ever seen.
"Unwanted Cancer Advice" for the Globe and Mail
This illustration was published in last weeks Facts and Arguments section. A woman received the horrible news that she has cancer and was then bombarded with advice from all walks of life.
I did a few illustrations for ACLU magazine about the horrible state of Abortion Rights in the US. Here is a full page illo about the mostly white male politicians that are enforcing these strict regulations which in turn, have been forcing Abortion clinics to close throughout the country.
I’m one of the featured Illustrators in the new issue of the South African magazine Migrate. The current issues theme is “Secrets”
"Addiction" for the Globe and Mail
Rob Ford is showcasing his addiction for the whole world to see. While we can simply flip the channel if we choose, his disease hits home for a Toronto mom who is struggling with her daughters long time drug abuse.
A woman learns of the Indian-English phrase “Do the Needful” and would like to spread it across the world. -The Globe and Mail
Speaking of food, I was commissioned to do this fun poster for a great cause. The Mason Street Farm is nestled in the heart of Victoria, British Columbia amidst the fast food chains, grocery stores, restaurants and schools. They believe in food equality for everyone. By teaching people of all income levels, most importantly the lower income, how to grow their own food, organic and local produce can be accessed by everyone.
“Education through Cultivation” is their motto.
This poster is for a fundraising dinner called “Boots & Suits” and all proceeds go to interns and new solar equipment. Thanks to Laurie for thinking of me for this fun and inspiring job.
"Orthorexia" - The Globe and Mail
Stop obsessing over food and just start enjoying meals again! People are so concerned where their food comes from (rightly so), what it’s doing to their bodies and how much of it to ingest, that eating all together has become an unenjoyable experience.