One artist's journey into the world of illustration
Cover art, Comics and Character Designs
Production Floor Screen
Open Plan Office Scene
Meeting Room Scene
Committee Work and Planning Illustration
This was one of five fun illustrations I was asked to create for a university professor’s research paper.
Nursing and Higher Education Illustration
This was one of a number of illustrations I was asked to create for an university professor’s research paper.
Volunteering and Collegiality
This was one of five illustrations I was asked to create for a university professor’s research paper.
A process map I was asked to illustrate to go into a research paper showing the concepts of education and leadership, collaborate practice, healthy living equalling long life and funding research.
One of 5 illustrations I was asked to create for a university professor’s research paper on nursing education. This was an example of one of the demos performed in the class.
Squirrels and Acorns Pattern
Raccoons Love Pattern
The top two cats are loosely modelled after our cats, Max and Dax.
Raccoon meets spider.
Come and Get It!
A green dinosaur flips out pancakes to his hungry brood.
Falling for Cupcakes
Taras Tub Sauce Label
No drawings until I haz coffee
Painting My Life preview issue comic cover
Written by Pasquale Marco Veltri, cover pencils and inks by me and colours by Jorge Cortes. Interior pencils by Ian Wright.
Green, Gold and Black Comic Title Page
Story written by Cherelle Higgins. This is part of Bedside Press's Gothic Tales of Haunted Love Anthology.
Green, Gold and Black Character Concepts
Character concepts for The Ruins
Character concepts for The Ruins
My interpretation of a scene from a show called the Grand Hotel. As I watched the show I made sketches of some of the scenes for learning. In this particular scene, I decided to use a different colour scheme and rendered it like a comic using flat cell shading.
Drawing of a scene from a show called the Grand Hotel. I rendered it in a comic style using flat cell shading.
Seven Strange Stories cover art and text
I illustrated the cover for Oliver Ho's comic anthology, Seven Strange Stories and my talented husband designed and laid out the text for the book's cover and interior.
Created for Oliver Ho's Seven Strange Stories anthology.
The Monster Artist Print
Print created for @TorontoComix's Kickstarter for their Volume 2 anthology. The print features the lead character Lily, and her friends from the story, Monster Artist, written by Oliver Ho.
My Beloved Monster
A page from Oliver Ho's comic, My Beloved Monster
The Recurring Garden
A personal piece to try my hand out at a comic strip. It was another gag idea that came to me about the spread of dandelions.
The Monster Artist Comic
A page of a comic I drew for writer Oliver Ho that is included in the Toronto Comic's Volume 2 Anthology. The story centres around a little girl who discovers a strange and sinister way to escape from her troubled home life.
Low Society Cover and my tiny contribution
I illustrated one of the stories in this comic anthology for writer, Oliver Ho, called the Monster Artist. The comic was organized by Rob Walton of the Toronto Comics Lab as a way to get our feet wet in comic making. On this cover, my small contribution was drawing the Cerebus running down the stairs with money falling out of his luggage. The background art is by the amazing Gerhard.
Cerebus Low Society Comic
Everything story by Sam Noir
Pencils and Inks by me.
This was part of an Anthology organized by Rob Walton (Ragmop) and Sean Menard (The Toronto Cartoonists Workshop).
Heady Mental Volume 2 Cover
This was painted digitally for the cover of Sam Noir's Heady Mental Anthology, Volume 2.