the original Platypus Day art

Posted on May 30th, 2017 with

Platypus Day

                I don’t listen to a lot of podcasts. I know I should but I need a story…

rhino favicon

Posted on May 18th, 2017 with

Welcome Back! (The Return of the Rhino)

The last time I had a design website with a proper blog was the first iteration of this one. I used Muse and made something…

Bigger On The Inside Series: the Final Presentation

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Bigger On The Inside

It’s a Doctor Who reference! It’s an Amanda Palmer song! It’s a statement that there are hidden reserves of strength and resourcefulness within me that…

The Off Season: Cold Island

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

The Off Season

A portfolio set based on photographs of Victoria Park between February and April of 2016. Some of the shots included were taken during a massive…

XLM Fashion Drawings: Presentation

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

XLM Fashion Design

I like clothes, but fashion doesn’t like me. As a person of size, I have trouble finding the exact things I want, so I decided…

Beautiful Midnight: Rear View

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Beautiful Midnight Crashes

When taking photos for an e-zine, after getting some nice long exposure shots overlooking the 401, I stumbled across these wrecked cars off the parking…

The Falls: Like Clouds Being Assembled

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

The Falls By Night

Niagara Falls is a weird mixture of the wondrous and the garish. The tourist trap thrills of Lundy’s Lane stand toe to toe with the…

Local Joe Original Infographic

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Local Joe Infographic

  I live on coffee, most designers and artists do. So when the assignment of creating a food based inforgraphic came about, I spent a…

NICTD PSA: Not The Movies

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

NICTD South Shore Line PSAs

  Three different proposed sets of posters requesting South Shore Line riders be more quiet and respectful on the train. The “But let’s pretend” series…

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Pixel Party!

This post may be in the archive currently, but the Pixel Party (I do pixel art for small sums of money that vary based on…

Illustration Samples: Pumpkin Spice Lion

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Anthropomorphic Illustration

That is to say the polite term for “furry art.” Don’t look at me like that, it’s fun! It means approximating expressions that are familiar…

Oscillate Wildly: Teddy

Posted on May 17th, 2017 with

Oscillate Wildly

Drawn with dip pen and ink, then scanned in and mildly touched up, these drawings examine the harsher realities of living with bipolar disorder. This…