I am an illustrator, cartoonist, and designer living in Toronto, Ontario. I am the author of
Burt's Way Home (Koyama Press, 2016), 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.
Partial Client List
MAD Magazine, Slate, The Nib, 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 Subscribe to my newsletter
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