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 […]

Society of Illustrators selects Au clair de la lune

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Awards
Society of Illustrators selects Au clair de la lune

New York’s Society of Illustrators has selected “Au clair de la lune” (In the Moonlight), from the French nursery rhyme book and CD set, “Mes jolies comptines”, for their annual exhibition of the best editorial and book illustration of the year. The premier showcase for illustrators and animators, the Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition features […]

Shortlisted in the Nami Concours 2017

Posted by on Nov 7, 2016 in Awards
Shortlisted in the Nami Concours 2017

The illustrations for Dépêche-toi! (Hurry Up!) have been shortlisted for the final round in the Nami Concours, a biennial picture book illustration competition in Korea. The illustrations will be exhibited at the Nami Island International Children’s Book Festival (NAMBOOK) in May, 2017, alongside the other two Canadian finalists, all from Quebec.

French nursery rhymes now in bookshops

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Recent work
French nursery rhymes now in bookshops

“Mes jolies comptines à écouter”, a book and CD of classic French nursery rhymes is now in the bookshops in Quebec, Canada. Published by Auzou in Paris, France, the large format board book comes with a CD of 10 songs arranged by Maryse Letarte, an accomplished musician and singer from Montreal. This book aims to reintroduce […]

Mr. Crocodile at the Dominique-Savio Youth Center

Posted by on Apr 25, 2015 in Recent work
Mr. Crocodile at the Dominique-Savio Youth Center

I and 14 other illustrators of children’s books participated in a mural painting project organized by Illustration Quebec and the popular kid lit blog Les Petits Mots-Dit. The 13 murals were painted in the hallways and common rooms in the 6 to 12 year olds section of the Dominique-Savio Youth Center in Montreal all in one day. […]