Purple Island Award for Dépêche-toi!

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Awards, Recent work
Purple Island Award for Dépêche-toi!

My illustrations for Dépêche-toi! (Hurry Up!) have won a Purple Island Award in the Nami Concours! 18 prizes were distributed with the Grand Prize going to Polish designer, Malgorzata Gurowska, for her book, “The Locomotive.” The Nami Concours is a biennial international children’s book illustration competition that aims to give winners global exposure and inspire others to higher […]

Animal chess for Grilled Cheese magazine

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Recent work
Animal chess for Grilled Cheese magazine

The editors at Grilled Cheese (the bilingual magazine for kids) invited me to design and illustrate a board game for their Play issue. I decided to adapt a game that my father played with me when I was a kid : Chinese animal chess. This is a game of strategy but with very simple rules that children […]

Double sided mask for Grilled Cheese magazine

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Recent work
Double sided mask for Grilled Cheese magazine

For the Play issue of Grilled Cheese magazine, I created this double-sided mask – a tiger on one side and a jungle to be colored on the other. The magazine was printed on a Risograph (a printing machine that’s a bit between photocopying and screen printing. Like screen printing, you can only print one color at a […]

Petit Lion comes to life at Raffin

Posted by on Feb 5, 2015 in Uncategorized
Petit Lion comes to life at Raffin

It was lots of fun meeting new friends of all ages at the signings we held for Petit Lion. Katia Courteau-Pairoux did a dynamic reading of Petit Lion (pictured above) at Raffin book shop at Plaza Saint-Hubert in Montreal last month. Starting with an introduction about colors and weather (our story takes place in the tropics and it was minus 25 Celsius […]

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 […]