Monday, January 26, 2015

Kraft Peanut Butter story portraits


The folks at Kraft PB collected stories from kids across the country about the adventures they would take their Kraft teddy bears on, and I illustrated them! See them (and versions en français) on their Facebook page, thanks Taxi Toronto & AD Kelsey Horne!




Friday, January 23, 2015

Pet portraits!


Portraits of some extremely adorable pets as Christmas presents!
Gouache on some nice mystery paper I found in my studio.

Friday, January 16, 2015

TCNJ Portraits



A few portraits of faculty from The College of New Jersey, thanks Kaajal Asher!


Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Invincible by Amy Reed


Book cover illustration for a really great (and heartbreaking!) novel, Invincible by Amy Reed, for Harper Collins/Katherine Tegen Books! To be released April 28, 2015, available for preorder on HC/iTunes/Amazon.

This is my first of 4 separate book covers for Harper Collins this year, I had so much fun working on all of them and can't wait to post the rest! 


A few other rough concepts:



(I repurposed the bottom left rough as the concept for the Death Cab For Cutie poster!)



Monday, January 12, 2015

Songs From the Forest by David Lyall


Super fun project for a poet from the UK, David Lyall. Wrap around cover for a fold out book of poems and a few of the spot illustrations from inside. (Interior layout not my design.)







Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Oh Susanna for Exclaim!


Illustration for review of Oh Susanna's album Namedropper for Exclaim!, featuring cameos by Joel Plaskett, Ron Sexsmith, Jim Cuddy, Melissa McClelland, Amelia Curran and Old Man Luedecke.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Death Cab For Cutie x Rifflandia gig poster


 A dream come true for Julie of 10 years ago, got to illustrate a Death Cab For Cutie gig poster for Rifflandia Festival this fall! 18" x 24" giclee print, I'm not sure if they're still selling copies, but I should have a few available for purchase in the near future. Thanks Joey MacDonald!

 Details, click for larger:



Hi guys!



Thursday, September 18, 2014

Beakerhead!

Cover & inside illustration for FFWD's coverage of the super rad Beakerhead festival in Calgary last week! 





Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The Prom Goer's Interstellar Excursion Book Cover


Illustrative hand type for The Prom Goer's Interstellar Excursion by Chris McCoy, for Random House/Knopf Books for Young Readers, thanks Heather Daugherty & Angela Carlino!