Royal Cats

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Awards, Recent work
Royal Cats

Awarded in the 3×3 Professional Show #11 this year, the cat dish is a part of a new collection of high end porcelain bowls for Ritzenhoff, Pet Shop. The brief for the artists was to come up with surface designs that would reflect the pet owner’s desire to treat his or her dog or cat (see my dog bowl […]

Big Year for the Birds

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Awards, Recent work
Big Year for the Birds

2014 has been a big year for the birds, or rather, the birdhouses that I drew for La Presse+ last December. The illustrations were recognized in three different competitions in 2014 – Applied Arts in Toronto, Canada, 3×3 Professional Show #11, New York and the 3×3 Picture Book Show #11, New York. Three different juries […]

Petit Lion rides into the bookstores this fall

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Recent work
Petit Lion rides into the bookstores this fall

I have a new book that is going to be on the shelves in early October. It is written by Anne Zilliox, inspired by my characters and is titled “Le Vélo de Petit Lion”. It is the story of Petit Lion (Little Lion) who gets a new bike for his birthday and, as a result […]

Happy Zoo

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 in Uncategorized
Happy Zoo

Happy Zoo is the new collection of tea sets and dishware that has been launched this Spring in the Heartful bridal catalogue in Japan. The designers at Apex-Heart dipped into many of Julien’s image collections to create this playful Scandinavian inspired look. The Heartful catalogue also offers tableware in many different styles, ranging from modern Japanese, […]

New superheroes in town

Posted by on Oct 11, 2011 in Uncategorized
New superheroes in town

Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper have just flown in to join Ritzenhoff’s 2011 Fall lineup. Inspired by none other than Superman and Catwoman, this couple fights villains by night while during the day they function as cute porcelain salt and pepper shakers. Below are my initial mock ups and ideas.