I am an illustrator, cartoonist, and designer living in Toronto, Ontario. I am the author of A Cat Named Tim and Other Stories (Koyama Press, 2014), Destination X (Nobrow, 2013), and the online comic strip Machine Gum. I am the illustrator of Dear Flyary by Dianne Young (Kids Can Press, 2011), Who's on First? by Abbott & Costello (Quirk Books, 2013), and Black and Bittern Was Night by Robert Heidbreder (Kids Can Press, 2013).

I was the founding editor of the illustration blog Drawn.ca, and have a new blog about art and design.


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Partial Client List

MAD Magazine, The Globe and Mail, Cartoon Network, Hallmark Cards, Lucky Peach, The Washington Post, Koyama Press, Nobrow, Quirk Books, Kids Can Press, chickaDEE Magazine, La Pastèque, Uppercase Magazine, The Toronto Public Library



I've compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions for illustration students and aspiring cartoonists.

Awards and Recognition

  • Eisner Awards, Best Publication for Early Readers (Nominee, A Cat Named Tim and Other Stories), 2015
  • Ignatz Awards, Outstanding Story (Nominee, Destination X), 2014
  • Society of Illustrators, Comics and Cartoon Annual, Gold Medal, 2014
  • Ignatz Awards, Outstanding Story (Gold Star), 2013
  • National Cartoonists Society, Best Book Illustration (Nominee, Dear Flyary), 2013
  • Gene Day Awards, Joe Shuster Awards (Heaven All Day), 2011
  • Doug Wright Awards, Best Emerging Talent (Nominee), 2010
  • Xeric Grant (Heaven All Day), 2010
  • Doug Wright Awards, Pigskin Peters Award (Nominee, Excelsior 1968), 2008

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