Petit Lion is in the studio

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Recent work
Petit Lion is in the studio

I am very excited – my first children’s picture book has finally arrived from the printer and it looks great! Here it is sitting in my livingroom, between prints of my hipster bird and cute owls by my daughter, Stéphanie. Thanks to Caroline Merola who deftly guided Anne and me through the whole process. Publisher: Bayard Canada.

A playful look for Julien Chung Designs

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Recent work
A playful look for Julien Chung Designs

A fresh and updated branding and website for Julien Chung Designs! Tippi Thole, an award-winning designer from Bright Spot Studio, redrew my signature logo for an easier read, chose a quirky, geometric typeface to complement my illustration style and tightened my color palette for an instantly identifiable look. I wanted to reorient my website to appeal to those of you who buy products with my designs on them. I have […]

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 […]